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Bondara (Marathi:बोंडारा)

Lythraceae (Lythrum, or loosestrife family) » Lagerstroemia parviflora

 

la-ger-STROO-mee-uh -- named for Magnus von Lagerström, Swedish naturalist

par-VEE-flor-uh or par-vi-FLOR-uh -- meaning, small flowers

 

commonly known as: decussate-leaved lagerstroemia, nandi, sidha • Assamese: dhauli, sida • Bengali: sidha • Garo: bolsidai, sidai • Hindi: लेंडीया lendia, सिद्धा siddha • Kannada: ಚನ್ನಮ್ಗಿ channamgi • Khasi: dieng lang sing • Konkani: नानो nano • Malayalam: ചെനങ്കി cenanki • Marathi: बोंडारा bondara, बोंडगा bondga, लेंडीया lendia, नाना nana • Nepalese: बोट धायंरो bot dhaiyanro • Tamil: பேய்க்கடுக்காய் pey-k-katukkay • Telugu: చిన్నంగిచెట్టు chinnangi-chettu

 

Native to: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Myanmar

  

References: Flowers of IndiaBotanicalENVIS - FRLHTDDSA

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Taken on July 14, 2007