Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Week: Bupleurum marginatum from Kashmir

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Gurcharan Singh

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Aug 1, 2011, 10:23:54 PM8/1/11
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Bupleurum marginatum Wall. ex DC., Prodr. 4: 132 1830.

syn: Bupleurum falcatum var. marginatum (Wall. ex DC.) C.B.Clarke; Bupleurum falcatum subsp. marginatum (Wall. ex DC.) H.Wolff

Perennial herb, up to 1 m tall with linear slightly falcate leaves with narrow white cartilaginous margin; flowers yellow; primary rays 3-6; fruit 3-4 mm long.

Common in Kashmir at lower altitudes: Shankeracharya hill, Cheshmashahi, Harwan, Dachhigam, etc. Photograhed from Harwan, Kashmir.   

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Balkar Arya

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Aug 1, 2011, 11:28:25 PM8/1/11
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I think this one is also found in Haryana Morni Hills Thanks for Sharing
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Nidhan Singh

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Aug 2, 2011, 4:34:26 AM8/2/11
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Hi,

The plant reported from Haryana (as well as Morni Hills) is

B. hamiltonii Balak., Journ. Bomb. Nat. Hist. Soc. 63: 328.

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Dr. Nidhan Singh
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