Flora of Uttarakhand- Potentilla sp for Id- JM

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J.M. Garg

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Dec 19, 2010, 6:04:14 AM12/19/10
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Wild Herb captured on 13/8/10 during the trek from Ghangaria (around 11,000 ft.) to Hemkunt Sahib (around 14000 ft.).

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J.M. Garg

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Dec 19, 2010, 6:05:56 AM12/19/10
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tanay bose

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Dec 19, 2010, 7:38:36 AM12/19/10
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Dear Garg Ji,
The first red flower is not Potentilla rather it is Geum elatum Wall. ex G. Don, ; Gen. Syst. 2: 526 (1832).
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Pankaj Kumar

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Dec 19, 2010, 9:51:13 AM12/19/10
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First post is of Potentilla atrosanguinea.
Pankaj

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Gurcharan Singh

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Dec 19, 2010, 12:00:59 PM12/19/10
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Real mix up

First two Geum elatum
next two Potentilla atrosanguinea
Next two (white flowers) Fragraria nubicola


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Pankaj Kumar

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Dec 19, 2010, 12:12:11 PM12/19/10
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My id was for the first four pics which still seems to me as
Potentilla atrosanguinea. Cant speak of Geum without leaves.
Next two pics are Fragaria sp.
Pankaj
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