Minuartia kashmirica (Edgew.) Mattf.

 
  • Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
    (Pink Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BUGYALE FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Caryophyllaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Minuartia lineata f. kashmirica (Edgew.) R.R.Stewart
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Sabulina kashmirica (Edgew.) Dillenb. & Kadereit
  • Common name : Stitchwort
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Subalpine forests
  • Comments / notes : Temperate and alpine Himalayas, altitude about 1800-5100 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : May-September
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Himachal Pradesh
    • Jammu and Kashmir : Jammu and Kashmir
  • Native : Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Afghanistan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 81
    • Photographs of D.M.Mahajan
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Minuartia kashmirica. Downloaded on 16 July 2024.

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