Echinops echinatus

Echinops echinatus Roxb., 1832. ;

Images by Prashant Awale, Satish Pardeshi, N Muthu Karthick (Id by Nidhan Singh), Neha Singh (Id by Gurcharan Singh & Mahadeswara Swamy), Balkar Singh (Validated by Nidhan Singh) & Narendra Joshi (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more images & complete details, click on the links)


indian Globe Thistle • Hindi: Utakatira, Oontkateli, Gokhru • Marathi: Utkatar, Kate-chendu • Telugu: Brahmadandi • Kannada: Brahmadande • Urdu: Untkatara • Gujarati: Utkanto, Shuliyo; 
at Tiwai Hill, near Chas-kaman dam- Feb.'09?; at Bhandardhara hill and also in scrub forest at Ahmednagar in November; Plant 7& 9 - indiantreepix | Google Groups is it Echinops echinatus - indiantreepix | Google Groups Request for ID of spiny herb 28AUG2009SNP - indiantreepix | Google Groups

Echinops echinatus: Marathi name Katechendu
At Rajgad,Pune

Request for species id DKV 120415 - 1: Location Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Request for species id.
Is this some species related to Mexican Poppy (Argemone mexicana)
Seen and photographed in Indore by fellow nature lover ...
...Echinops echinatus, from Asteraceae
Agreed with ... It is Untkatara.
Please help me to identify this plant found near a remote village near Bandipur Tiger Reserve, Karnataka. The height was about two feet.
Date: 07 March 2012
Time: 4: 30 PM
Locale: 11.65710 N; 76.70553 E
Altitude: 985 M ASL

eflora of india: Location-Gulbarga, Karnataka
Please find id
This is Echinops echinatus.
Agreed with ... My pictures for comparison and link to Ecoport record****&entityDisplayCategory=full
Thank you ... These are mine.
Thanks ... Once it was associated with Osama for his kidney related troubles.
This is member of Family: Asteraceae
Botanical Name: Echinops echinatus Roxb.

Spiney shrub for Id - 030112 NS 1- From Pune: This spiney shrub was photographed on 02.01.12 , at, Bhugaon, Pune.
Plz Id.
May be Echinops echinatus
Echinops echinatus. Common in dry sandy soil areas of the eastern coast.
it certainly looks lik Echinops echinatus / Indian Globe Thistle.
I think flower on the spherical ball r yet to bloom. Isnt it ?
yes it is Echinops echinatus, common on dry places or rocky places... an highly medicinal plant

Echinops echinatus from Trilokpur- H.P.: This is Echinops echinatus Roxb. shot from Near Trilokpur Temple, H.P. in April 2011
Yes ... Really nice photographs

Herb for ID : SPC-026 : 28-11-2012 : Baroda: Please help to id this spiny herb (around 3 - 4 feet high) in a dry region near Baroda.
Looks like Echinops echinatus.

Flora of Madhya Pradesh: Echinops echinatus from Maihar MP:
Echinops echinatus from Maihar MP
Growing wild in waste lands bank of a pond and also near fields
Pls validate
Yes, surely E. echinatus.

Shrub for id pelase: Location: Maidenahalli, Karnataka
saw only one of these plants... prickly leaves as well as flowerheads.
Echinops echinatus may be
Agreeing with ... id: Echinops echinatus.
Nice photo of Indian Globe Thistle (Echinops echinatus).

Asteraceae Fortnight Part 2-Discoid Heads: Echinops echinatus from Trilokpur- NS 19 : Attachments (3). 1 post by 1 author.
This xerophytic, spinous shrub was shot from near Trilokpur in Haryana, I hope this should be Echinops echinatus Roxb.
Echinop echinatus (Indian globe thistle) from Satara

Asteraceae Fortnight Part 2-Discoid heads:: Echinops echinata SMP19 : Attachments (2). 1 post by 1 author.
Echinops echinata
Pune Maharashtra.

ID Please : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 2 authors.
Id Please
Photographed in Kashmir
This is Echinops echinatus. Please check this link
Plant for ID : Attachments (2). 2 posts by 2 authors.
This plant was growing on road side in Bandhavgarh.
May I request you to please help in ID.
I hope Echinops cornigerus
For me it looks like Echinopsis echinatus
Yes, this should be Echinops echinatus....
Satara, Oct 2014 :: Requesting ID validation :: ARKNOV-01 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Requesting to please validate ID of this plant captured near Satara, Maharashtra in October 2014.
Is this Echinops echinatus?
Yes it is Echinops echinatus Roxb.
Echinops echinatus- Kate Chendu- PKA-Dec01 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (7).
Indian Globe Thistle was seen en-route Rajgad Fort on 6th November.
Bot. name: Echinops echinatus
Local name: Kate Chendu
Family: Asteraceae
wow ... looks good

Need id of following compositae plant : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)
I need id of following Compositae plant.
Locality: JNU Campus Forest, New Delhi (part of Aravali Forest)
Date: 22/04/2014

Echinops echinatus, Indian globe thistle
Sir, many many thanks for your id assistance