Comparative images of this family (except for Saxifraga (which can be seen at this link)) are given below:

Astilbe japonica (C.Morr. & Decne.) A.Gray (Introduced) (Japan (Honshu, Kyushu), USA (I) (Connecticut (I), New York (I), Rhode Island (I)) as per Catalogue of Life)



Astilbe rivularis Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don (Himalaya to Central China and Indo-China, Borneo, Jawa as per POWO; China (Gansu, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan), Tibet, India, Nepal, Thailand, Jammu & Kashmir (Poonch, Kashmir), Pakistan (Swat, Hazara), Assam, Java, Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar [Burma] (Kachin), Bhutan, Sikkim, Philippines as per Catalogue of Life)












Astilbe rubra Hook.f. & Thomson (Russian Far East, China (Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang), S-Tibet, Japan (Kyushu), North Korea, South Korea, N-India, Myanmar [Burma], Bhutan, Chumbi as per Catalogue of Life)


Bergenia pacumbis (Afghanistan (Kunar / Nuristan, Laghman), S-Tibet, Assam, China (W-Yunnan), India, Nepal, Pakistan (Waziristan, Kurram, Chitral, Swat, Hazara, Murree), Myanmar [Burma], Jammu & Kashmir (Poonch, Kashmir) as per Catalogue of life)
Images by Ashwini Bhatia (inserted by J M Garg)

Bergenia purpurascens (Bhutan, Sikkim, Nepal, N-India, Assam, N-Burma, China (Sichuan, Yunnan), Tibet as per Catalogue of Life)

Bergenia stracheyi (Tajikistan, SW-Tibet, Afghanistan (Kunar / Nuristan, Laghman, Paktia / Khost, Parwan), India, Nepal, Pakistan (Kurram, Chitral, Swat), Pakistani Kashmir (Gilgit, Astor, Baltistan), Jammu & Kashmir (Poonch, Kashmir) as per Catalogue of Life)

Chrysosplenium forrestii Diels (Nepal to China (NW. Yunnan); China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet as per POWO)

Chrysosplenium lanuginosum Hook. fil. & Thoms. (Nepal to S. Central China and N. Myanmar: Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet as per POWO)

Chrysosplenium nepalense D. Don ? (Nepal to S. Central China as per POWO)


Chrysosplenium tenellum Hook.f. & Thomson (W. Himalaya to W. Nepal as per POWO) 

Tiarella polyphylla D. Don (China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Japan, Korea, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Tibet as per POWO)




Saxifragaceae- comparative images : 1 post by 1 author.

Species, genera & family pages of‎‎‎ Saxifragaceae are now with comparative images. On clicking the link of species, one can check the complete details. Genus pages generally give details of most of the species found in India.
May I request you to pl. go through & point out mistakes, if any. I hope this will aid in identifications in future. If anybody can send images of other species of this family (for incorporation in the website), if any, or can identify unidentified/ wrongly identified images, it will be really nice.