Astragalus lessertioides Benth. ex Bunge

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Astragalus levitubus H.T.Tsai & T.T.Yu; Tragacantha lessertioides (Benth. ex Bunge) Kuntze
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Astragalus lessertioides Benth. ex Bunge
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Alpine meadows and grassy hillsides; 3500-4900 m. altitude
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
  • Native : Bhutan, China, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Qinghai, Tibet, Xinjiang
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Central Himalaya to West & South Central China
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 101
    • GRIERSON A.J.C. & LONG D.G. (1983). FLORA OF BHUTAN INCLUDING A RECORD OF PLANTS FROM SIKKIM Vol. 1: Part 3. ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN, EDINBURGH: 718
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Astragalus lessertioides. Downloaded on 13 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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