High Altitude Shrub

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Shantanu Bhattacharya

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Aug 25, 2010, 4:30:57 AM8/25/10
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Hi
taken this pic of a high altitude shrub in the Kyangnosla Alpine Sanctuary in Sikkim at an altitude of 12,500 feet.  
Whats this plant called?
will post pix of other alpine plants soon....
 
Shantanu :)
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Ritesh Choudhary

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Aug 25, 2010, 9:46:42 AM8/25/10
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Rhododendron sp.

Regards,
Ritesh.
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tanay bose

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Aug 25, 2010, 11:05:02 AM8/25/10
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Yes this sactuary has some rare and lovely species of Rhododendron ,
Tanay

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Shantanu

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Aug 25, 2010, 3:20:38 PM8/25/10
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Thanks for the ID of the Rhododendron.
Wish i could see the flowers too. : (

Shantanu : )

On Aug 25, 8:05 pm, tanay bose <tanaybos...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes this sactuary has some rare and lovely species of Rhododendron ,
> Tanay
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> On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 7:16 PM, Ritesh Choudhary <ritesh....@gmail.com>wrote:
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> > Rhododendron sp.
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> > Regards,
> > Ritesh.
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> > On Aug 25, 1:30 pm, Shantanu Bhattacharya <shnt...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi
> > > taken this pic of a high altitude shrub in the Kyangnosla Alpine
> > Sanctuary
> > > in Sikkim at an altitude of 12,500 feet.
> > > Whats this plant called?
> > > will post pix of other alpine plants soon....
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> > > Shantanu :)
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> > >  DSC00248.JPG
> > > 728KViewDownload
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> Tanay Bose
> Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant
> Department of Botany
> University of British Columbia
> 3529-6270 University Blvd.
> Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 (Canada)
> Phone: 778-323-4036- Hide quoted text -
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