Rosaceae Week: Potentilla clarkei from Kashmir

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 5, 2011, 11:53:19 PM10/5/11
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Potentilla clarkei Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India [J. D. Hooker] 2: 351. 1878


Plant endemic to Kashmir, an erect herb covered with long silky hairs; leaves with 5-7 leaflets, lower leaflets much smaller than upper; stipules leafy, semi-ovate; inflorescence stiff, branched, with sessile leafy involucre; flowers 12-14 mm across, yellow; pedicel 1.5-2.5 cm long; petals yellow, obovate; achenes large, on elevated receptacle 

Photographed from mountain above Cheshmashahi in Srinagar Kashmir and Pahalgam Kashmir.

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Balkar Arya

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Oct 6, 2011, 9:54:05 AM10/6/11
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Nice detailed Set Sir Thanks for Sharing
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
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