Saussurea crispa Vaniot

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Asteraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Saussurea crispa Vaniot; Aplotaxis nivea DC.; Himalaiella nivea (DC.) Raab-Straube; Lipschitziella nivea (DC.) Kasana & A.K.Pandey; Saussurea cirsium H.Lév.; Saussurea deltoidea subsp. polycephala (C.B.Clarke) H.Koyama; Saussurea deltoidea var. polycephala C.B.Clarke; Saussurea microdeltoidea Kitam.; Saussurea nivea (DC.) Sch.Bip.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Jurinea crispa (Vaniot) N.Garcia, Herrando & Susanna
  • Habitat : Forests and Scrub
  • Key identification features : Corymbosely branched herbs; branches grooved; Leaves ovate or deltoid, white-tomentose or cottony beneath; Heads in terminal panicles, small, subglobose, pale purplish; Achenes 4 5-angled.
  • Flower, Fruit : September- February
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Arunachal Pradesh
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, China, Bhutan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 36
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Saussurea crispa. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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