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Inca marigold
Common Name: Inca marigold, Marigold inca ii yellow, Marigold inca ii, Marigold inca ii yellow
Botanical name: Tagetes Erecta
Family: Asteraceae
Order: Asterales
Origin/Native : Africa, North, South America, Australia
Foliage & Height : Dark green, Dwarf, 1 feet
Best for : Pots, containers, garden beds
Flowers : Yellow, large, fragrance
Location : Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India

 

 

 

Impatiens balsamina camellia purple
Name: Impatiens balsamina camellia purple
Common Name: Balsam, Touch-Me-Not purple double
Order: Ericales
Family: Balsaminaceae
Foliage: Yellow green or evergreen, smooth, 2 feet tall
Light Requirement : Sunny, part shade
Flowers : Purple, showy, double blooms
Attracts : Bees, butterflies, birds

 

 

 

Inca orange marigold
Common Name: Inca orange marigold
Family: Asteraceae
Order: Asterales
Genus: Tagetes
Flowers : Large, showy, orange, fully double, 4.5 inches wide
Flowering season :All summer
Suitable for : Borders, garden beds
Location: Ooty botanical gardens, nilgiris, tamil nadu, india

 

 

 

Dendrobium kingianum
Common Name: Iris
Family: Iridaceae
Order: Asparagales
Camera: Nikon D40x
Lifecycle/Category : Perennial
Uses :Cut flowers
Flowering season : Summer
Location: Ooty botanical gardens, nilgiris, tamil nadu, india
Attracts : Butterflies, hummingbirds

 

 

 

Indian mallow
Common Name: Indian mallow, velvetleaf
Botanical name: Abutilon indicum
Family: Malvaceae
Height: Up to 10 feet tall [ 3 meter]
Origin / Native : India, Srilanka, Tropical / subtropical regions around the world
Type/Life Cycle :Perennial
Sanskrit : Atibalaa
Tamil : Thuthi
Genus : Abutilon

 

 

 

Ixora coccinea-Trichy butterfly park
Scientific name: Ixora coccinea
Common Names: Jungle geranium, jungle flame
Family: Rubiaceae
Order: Gentianales
Category: Flowering Shrub
Flowers: Small, clustered, red, 4 petals with glossy, dark green foliage, dwarf to 9 feet tall
Origin/Native:South India, Sri Lanka
Flowers: Red, orange, white, or pink, clustered, showy

 

 

 

gazania orange
Common Name: Dalzell's Indigo, Sheild Indigo
Botanical name: Indigofera dalzellii
Family : Fabaceae (pea, or legume family)
Leaf Type: Hairy leaf, alternately arranged
Origin / Native : India
Flowering Month : July to Nov
Type : Perennial herb
Flowers: Deep pink with medium violet red, tiny
Foliage: Deep green, hairy

 

 

 

ixora yellow
Name: Ixora yellow, IXORA 'Maui Yellow'
Family: Rubiaceae
Order: Gentianales
Origin / Native: South America
Best For : Borders, Butterfly Gardens, Container, Hedges
Flowers : Small, yellow, clustered, showy
Light requirement & care : Full Sun, Partial Shade, Average Water, Well Drained Loam, Sand soil
Camera : Nikon D40X
Growth Rate : Medium

 

 

 

Impatiens balsamina varieties lalbagh flowershow independence day 2015
Common Name: Impatiens balsamina varieties lalbagh flowershow independence day 2015
Botanical Name: Impatiens walleriana
Family: Balsaminaceae
Order: Ericales
Origin / Native : Africa, Asia
Type :Herbaceous perennial
Good for: Borders, pots, garden beds
Flowering colors: Red, white, orange, purple, magenta, salmon pink, bicolour blooms

 

 

 

Indigofera linifolia
Common Name: Narrow leaf Indigo
Botanical name: Indigofera linifolia
Family: Fabaceae
Order: Fabales
Origin / Native : Tropical / subtropical regions around the world
Height :Up to 19 inches
Type : Annual or perennial herb
Flowers : Red with white throat, tiny, clustered
Foliage: Deep green
Location : Kundadam, Tirupur, India

 

 

 

Ipomoea alba
Common Name: Moon vine, moonflower
Botanical name: Ipomoea alba
Family: Convolvulaceae
Origin / Native: Tropical America, Mexico, North Argentina
Flowering Month : July to Nov
Height :Climbing Up to 4 meters [15 feet]
Category : Climbing vine
Best for : Archs
Synonym : Calonyction aculeatum

 

 

 

Ipomoea eriocarpa
Common Name: Small Morning Glory, Guinea bissau
Botanical name: Ipomoea eriocarpa
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : Tropical Africa, california, india
Type :Annual, ornamental Climbing vine
Location : Kundadam, Tamil Nadu, India
Flowers : Lavender with purple throat, small

 

 

 

Ipomoea obscura
Common Name: Wild Petunia, Obscure Morning Glory
Botanical name: Ipomoea obscura
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : Asia, Africa, Pacific zone, Malaysia
Genus :Ipomoea
Type: Annual
Flowers: White with purple throat, large
Best for: Archs

 

 

 

Ivy leaf geranium
Common Name: Malvon, Ivy leaf geranium, Malva, cranesbills
Botanical name: Pelargonium hortorum zonal
Family: Geraniaceae
Order: Geraniales
Origin / Native : South Africa, Europe, North America
Height :1 to 2 feet
Type : Tender perennial, shrub
Best for: Bedding garden, hanging baskets, borders, pots, containers

 

 

 

Ixora coccinea
Common Name: jungle flame, jungle geranium, flame of the woods
Botanical name: Ixora coccinea
Family: Rubiaceae
Order: Gentianales
Origin / Native : South India, Sri Lanka
Height :Up to 12 feet
Location : Lalbagh, bangalore,india
Tamil : Vetchi flower
Flowers : Red & orange, 4 petals, clustered

 

 

 

Ivy gourd
Common Name: Ivy Gourd, baby watermelon, Tindora
Botanical name: Coccinia grandis
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Order: Cucurbitales
Origin / Native : Asia, Asia, China, Thailand, Philippines
Tamil :kovakkai
Type : Tropical herb, Vine
Thai : Tam lueng
Hindi : Kunduru

 

 

 

Ixora chinensis
Common Name: ixora white, Dwarf santan, Rangan, West Indian Jasmine, white Jungle geranium
Botanical name: Ixora chinensis
Family: Rubiaceae
Order: Gentianales
Origin / Native : Africa, Malaysia, Asia
Genus :Ixora
Synonym : Ixora umbellata
Flowers: White, small, 5 petals, clustered
Height : Up to 15 feet tall
Location: Lalbagh, bangalore, india

 

 

 

India rubber vine
Common Name: India rubber vine, Purple Allamanda
Botanical name: Cryptostegia grandiflora
Family : Apocynaceae
Order: Gentianales
Origin / Native : India, Asia, Madagascar
Tamil :Karudappaalai
Type : Woody perennial vine, Shrub, Small tree
Location: Kundadam, Erode, India
Flowers: Plum Orchid in color

 

 

 

Ipomoea horsfalliae
Common Name: Cardinal Creeper, Lady Doorly's Morning Glory
Botanical name: Ipomoea horsfalliae
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : West Indies, Caribbean, Brazil
Height :Up to 10 feet tall
Flowering Season : Summer, Spring, Winter
Flowers: Deep pink, deep green foliage
Location: Lalbagh, bangalore, india

 

 

 

Ixora red
Common Name: Ixora red, Dwarf Ixora, Maui Ixora
Botanical name: Ixora coccinea
Family: Rubiaceae
Order: Gentianales
Origin / Native : Asia, Africa, Malaysia
Uses :Ancient Tamil medicine
Location : Lalbagh, bangalore, india
Flowers: Crimson red & yellow
Flowering Month : March to may
Best for : Hedges

 

 

 

Iberis pink
Common Name: Globe Candytuft, Iberis pink
Botanical name: Iberis umbellata
Family: Brassicaceae
Order: Brassicales
Origin / Native : Spain, Europe, Greece
Type :Annuals, perennials, evergreen sub-shrubs
Height : Up to 1 feet tall
Flowers : Pink, clustered, 4 petals
Location : Lalbagh, bangalore, india

 

 

 

Impatiens Balsamina
Common Name: Rose balsam
Botanical name: Impatiens balsamina
Family: Balsaminaceae
Order: Ericales
Origin / Native : India, Burma
Type :Annual plant
Uses : Medicinal, Ornamental
Flowers: Orange red, white, purple,magenta
Best for: Pots, borders, garden beds
Location: Kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, South India

 

 

 

Ipomoea purpurea Pink
Common Name: Common Morning Glory, Ipomoea purpurea pink
Botanical name: Ipomoea purpurea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : America, Mexico
Type :Annual Climber
Height : Up to 96 inches
Flowers: Pink with white throat
Location: Kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, India

 

 

 

Impatiens walleriana purple
Common Name: Impatiens walleriana purple, Busy Lizzy
Botanical name: Impatiens walleriana
Family: Balsaminaceae
Order: Ericales
Origin / Native: Kenya, Africa
Type :Perennial herb, Half hardy annual plant
Height : Up to 2 feet tall
Flowers : Medium violet red, magenta or fuchsia

 

 

 

Impatiens Balsamina Redwhite
Common Name: Impatiens Balsamina Redwhite, simply impatiens, Bicolor cherry balsam
Botanical name: Impatiens walleriana
Family: Balsaminaceae
Genus: Impatiens
Origin / Native : Africa, Asia
Type :Herbaceous perennial
Synonym : Impatiens sultanii
Flowers : Red with white, bicolor
Location : Kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, South India

 

 

 

Impatiens walleriana pink
Common Name: Impatiens walleriana pink, Garden Impatiens
Botanical name: Impatiens sultanii
Family: Balsaminaceae
Life Cycle: Annual
Origin / Native : Africa, Asia
Best for :Pots, borders, containers,garden beds
Flowering season : Summer, Spring, Winter, Autumn
Location : Kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, India

 

 

 

Impatiens walleriana white
Common Name: Impatiens walleriana white
Botanical name: Impatiens holstii
Care For Growth: Well drained soil, part shade sun light
Blooming Season: Summer to Winter
Origin / Native : Africa, Asia
Type :Annual
Height : Up to 1.5 feet
Location: Erode, Tamilnadu, South India
Best for : Borders, pots, containers

 

 

 

Ipomoea purpurea blue
Common Name: Heavenly Blue Morning Glory, Ipomoea purpurea blue
Botanical name: Ipomoea purpurea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Ipomoea
Origin / Native : America, Mexico and subtropical territories around the world
Blooming color :Blue with pink middle
Category : Climbing vine
Flowers: Blue with pinkish purple, trumpet shaped

 

 

 

Indigofera Linnaei
Common Name: Birdsville Indigo, Nine leafed Indigo
Botanical name: Indigofera Linnaei
Family: Fabaceae
Order: Fabales
Origin / Native : Asia, Africa,Tropical, subtropical Areas
Life Cycle :Annual, perennial
Category : Herb, shrub
Location : Dharapuram, Tamilnadu, India
Flowers: Red, tiny, hairy leaf & stems

 

 

 

Ipomoea Carnea
Common Name: Beige morning glory, fuehina
Botanical name: Ipomoea Carnea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Type: Climbing Vine
Origin / Native : Tropical areas of the world
Height :Up to 6 m tall
Flowering Month : July to Sep
Flowers: Beige, Ivory, corn silk or floral white
Location : Kundadam, Tirupur, Tamil Nadu, South India

 

 

 

Ipomoea imperati Pink
Common Name: Ipomoea imperati Pink, bindweed
Botanical name: Ipomoea imperati
Family: Convolvulaceae
Life Cycle: Annual, perennial plant
Origin / Native : Tropical, subtropical areas around the world
Uses :Ornamental
Genus : Ipomoea
Camera : Nikon D40X
Location: Erode, Tamil Nadu, India

 

 

 

iris domestica
Common Name: Blackberry Lily, Summer Iris
Botanical name: Iris domestica
Family: Iridaceae
Order: Asparagales
Origin / Native : East Asia, India, Japan, China
Height :Up to 37 inches tall
Location : Mangalore, Karnataka
Type: Ornamental plant
Best for: Pots, borders, containers

 

 

 

Ipomoea indica
Common Name: Blue morning glory, blue dawn flower
Botanical name: Ipomoea indica
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : India, China, Tropical territories of the world
Flower Shape :Funnel
Life Cycle & Category : Annual, Perennial climbing vine
Flowers: Blue with yellow throat

 

 

 

Ipomoea indica pink
Common Name: Ipomoea indica pink
Botanical name: Ipomoea indica
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : India, China
Flower Shape :Pink with white throat in the middle & Funnel shaped
Life Cycle : Annual or Perennial
Flowers: Pink with white
Location: Mangalore, Karnataka.

 

 

 

Inca marigold white display-Ooty flower show 2014
Common Name:Inca marigold white display-Ooty flower show 2014
Flowers: Showy, Large, toothed petals, Creamy white, Fragrant
Category : Dwarf
Foliage: Dark Green
Type : Herb
Height: 14 inches tall
Photographs: Guna Selvi
Location: Ooty botanical garden, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, India

 

 

 

Ipomoea carnea blue
Common Name: Ipomoea carnea blue
Botanical name: Ipomoea carnea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Order: Solanales
Origin / Native : Brazil
Genus :Ipomoea
Life Cycle: Annual or Perennial
Location: Tirupur, Tamil Nadu, South India
Best for: Archs, pots, containers
Flowers: Dodger Blue with white throat

 

 

 

Centella asiatica
Common Name: Indian pennywort, Brahmi Leaves
Scientific Name: Centella asiatica
Tamil: Vallarai keerai
Origin/Native: India, Asia
Hindi : Brahmi booti
Lifecycle/Type :Annual
Location : Lalbagh botanical gardens, Bangalore, India
Habit: Medicinal Herb
Suitable for: Pots, containers

 

 

 



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