Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth., Scroph. Ind. 45 45 1835. (syn: Veronica cana var. glabrior Miq; Veronica glabrior (Miq.) Koidz.; Veronica scrophularioides Wall.);
S-Tibet, China (NW-Yunnan), Bhutan, India, Darjeeling, Nepal, Jammu & Kashmir (Kashmir), Sikkim, Taiwan, Myanmar [Burma] (Chin) as per Catalogue of Life;
Scrophulariaceae of the Western Himalayas By Francis . Pennell (Description & Keys- Veronica capitata, cachemirica, lanosa, macrostemon, lasiocarpa, serpyllifolia, verna, arvensis, didyma (syn. of Veronicapolita Fr. as per The Plant List), persica, perpusilla (syn. of Veronicapusilla Kotschy & Boiss. as per The Plant List), uncinata (syn. of Veronicarubrifolia Boiss. as per The Plant List), biloba, campylopoda, stewartii, koelzii, cephaloides (syn. of Veronicaciliata subsp. cephaloides (Pennell) D.Y. Hong as per The Plant List), hirta, nana (syn. of Veronicaciliata subsp. cephaloides (Pennell) D.Y. Hong as per The Plant List), melissaefolia, javanica, cana, umbelliformis (syn. of Veronicaszechuanica subsp. sikkimensis (Hook. f.) D.Y. Hongas per The Plnat List), beccabunga, anagallis-aquatica, secunda, salina & undulata)

Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth. ?? : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)
Location: Shivapuri National Park, Nepal
Altitude: 7500 ft.
Date: 22 July 2017
But looks slight difference from FoI.

Thanks, …  Pl. Also check with comparative images at Veronica page if already not done so. 

I checked all Nepal checklist !

Yes, look different from images at Veronica cana

Veronica cana as illustrated in the FOI looks a litle different compared to google images and drawings in Flora of China.

Thank you … for pointing out the error. The plant displayed at FOI is actually Veronica beccabunga subsp. muscosa

Veronica deltigera Wall. ex Benth??

I could not find any images of Veronica deltigera
Pl. check its high resolution specimens one, two

I revert back to Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth. Could not get match more to this !

I think matches with specimens in GBIF from Nepal as below:
Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth. : 7 posts by 1 author. 7 images- 6 to 7 mb each.
Location: Phulchoki, lalitpur, Nepal
Date: 19 June  2020
Altitude: 2281 m.
Habitat : Wild


Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth.: 9 very high res. images.

Location: Phulchoki, Lalitpur, Nepal
Date: 18 July 2021
Altitude: 2300 m.
Habitat : Wild

Yes, … Thanks for the beautiful images.


Location: Kathmandu Valley
Date:  October 2020 
Elevation: 2400m.
Habitat  : Wild
Veronica deltigera Wall. ex Benth. ??

I think yes, as per images and details at Veronica deltigera

Thank you … Only confusion is image in the efi showing looks glabrous and this sp. is pubescent. I guess it is ok !

I think it appears OK as per GBIF specimens (from Nepal):

Yes … Drawing from FoB also matches !uld it aso

Veronica cana Wall. ex Benth. ??

Yes, … You are right.


SK 3775 289 June 2023: 6 very high res. images.

Location: Burtibang Road, Baglung, Nepal 
Date: 30 May 2023
Elevation: 2000 m.
Habit : Wild
Veronica deltigera Wall. ex Benth. ??

To me appears more closer to images at







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