Juncus prismatocarpus R.Br. (Syn: Juncus indicus Royle ex Don; Juncus leschenaultii J. Gay ex La harpe; Juncus prismatocarpus var. leschenaultii (J.Gay ex La Harpe) Buchen.; Juncus wallichianus La Harpe) ?;
 

/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Grass4%20I2%20IMG_4776.jpg

 

Flora of Uttarakhand- Grass4 for Id- JM : 5 posts by 4 authors.

Wild Grass captured on 13/8/10 during the trek from Ghangaria (around 11,000 ft.) to Hemkunt Sahib (around 14000 ft.).


this may a member of Cyperaceae


I think Juncus prismatocarpus (Juncaceae


Juncus prismatocarpus 


Thanks, …

A link of Juncus prismatocarpus from FOP:

http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=5&taxon_id=240001374
But it not mentioned in Concise Flowers of Himalayas by Oleg Polunin & Adam Stainton. 
There is another species (Juncus himalensis) which looks similar & mentioned in Concise Flowers of Himalayas by Oleg Polunin & Adam Stainton. See the illustration & details:
Pl. confirm.


References:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *