Paraquilegia gangotriana

Paraquilegia gangotriana Pusalkar & D.K.Singh, Nelumbo 53: 221. 2011; 

Distribution: Uttaranchal (West Himalaya, Indian Subcontinent, Asia-Tropical); Jammu-Kashmir (West Himalaya, Indian Subcontinent, Asia-Tropical); Himachal Pradesh (West Himalaya, Indian Subcontinent, Asia-Tropical) from IPNI

 
 





 
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Paraquilegia gangotriana Pusalkar & D.K.Singh was wrongly mentioned long as P.microphylla in literature till it was correctly identified and differentiated from P. micrphylla.

It is a beautiful perennial growing in rock crevices and blooming in June.


I really appreciate the hard work that went into taking this picture for the habitat is quite harsh and precarious
and thanks for showing this rare flower
Wow what a habitat! No wonder God trying to protect these beautiful flowers......

 
 
 
 
 

References:

IPNI IBIS Flora
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