Ranunculaceae Week: Anemone obtusiloba from Kashmir

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Gurcharan Singh

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May 1, 2011, 12:59:50 PM5/1/11
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Anemone obtusiloba D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 149 1825.

syn: Anemone discolor Royle; Anemone multisepala Qureshi & ChaudhriAnemone neelamiana Qureshi & Chaudhri

Perennial herb of temperate and alpine climates with basal rosette of leaves and white to blue flowers on a long scape, an involucre of 3-fid leaves present below and far removed from solitary or rarely 2-3 flowers. Photographed from Khillenmarg meadow in Kashmir in June, 2010. 

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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/

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Nidhan Singh

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May 1, 2011, 7:25:20 PM5/1/11
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Thanks a lot sir, for such a beautiful start of the week. I have never
been to such higher altitudes, all the plants from that area will be
new for me.

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Dr. Nidhan Singh
Department of Botany
I.B. (PG) College
Panipat-132103 Haryana
Ph.: 09416371227

Balkar Arya

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May 1, 2011, 9:48:14 PM5/1/11
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Very Beautifull flowers Sir
Thanks for sharing
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
09416262964

Dinesh Valke

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May 2, 2011, 1:00:38 PM5/2/11
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Anemone obtusiloba D.Don

uh-NEM-oh-nee -- wind
ob-too-sih-LOH-ba -- having blunt lobes

commonly known as: Himalayan thimbleweed • Lepcha: jarlyoung reep • Nepali: रतनजोत ratanjot • Tamang: rikabe

Native to: Himalayas (2000 - 3400 m)

Viewed:  02 JUN 08 ... between Marhi and Rohtang La, Himachal Pradesh

Jarlyoung Reep (in Lepcha) Ratanjot (Nepalese: रतनजोत)Anemone obtusiloba Himalayan thimbleweed


Regards.
Dinesh

Gurcharan Singh

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May 2, 2011, 11:13:41 PM5/2/11
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Another nice set of photographs, Dinesh ji



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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/ 

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