Cirsium shansiense Petr.

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Asteraceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cirsium shansiense Petr.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Robust herbs, up to 3 m high, glabrous or sparsely pubescent; Leaves sessile, linear-oblong or lanceolate, sinuate lobed, ciliate and spinescent, white-tomentose beneath; Heads solitary, long peduncled, purple; Involucral bracts oblong with spinulose tips.
  • Flower, Fruit : May- October
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Himachal Pradesh
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Jammu and Kashmir : Jammu and Kashmir
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : China, Bhutan, India, Inner Mongolia, Myanmar, Qinghai, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 16
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cirsium shansiense. Downloaded on 30 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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