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Published In: Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 13(2): 405–406. 1821. (Trans. Linn. Soc. London) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Flower/Fruit: Fl.Per.: Aug.
Type: Type: Nepal, Wallich.
Distribution: Distribution: Alpine Himalayas, from Kashmir to Sikkim.
Comment/Acknowledgements: Recognised by its Parnassia-like, petiolate leaves.
Illustration: Saxifraga parnassifolia D. Don (Illustration)
Map Location: Kashmir: C-8 Ganga Choti, 17.9.52, A. Rashid Khan s.n. (RAW).


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Herb c. 12 cm high. Stem erect, glandular hairy. Basal leaves crowded, 2-3 cm long; broadly ovate, obtuse, base subcordate; glabrous to sparsely villous. Petiole 2-6 cm; base of petiole and stem hairy. Cauline leaves ovate, amplexicaul, glandular ciliate. Flowers yellow, (1-)2-6(-10), in corymbs, bracteate; bracts ovate-lanceolate, glandular ciliate. Pedicels and upper portion of stem glandular hairy. Sepals 4 mm, free, ovate, obtuse, glandular. Petals 6 mm long, broadly oblong, base narrow. Carpels basally united; style short, 2-3 mm long.
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