Bushy herb up to 2 m tall, much branches, tomentose; leaves elliptic-oblong, up to 15 cm long, almost sessile to shortly petiolate (less than 5 mm long), serrate-crenate, pubescent; flowers creamish-white to nearly greenish, on slender terminal or lateral spikes up to 20 cm long, forming panicles; bracts linear-elliptic, 3 mm long; stamens exserted; nutlets pale brown, 1.2 mm long.
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uttarakhand uid 1 22092011: Attaching photo of some Lamiaceae member, please help in identification.

Date/Time- 9.09.2011
Location-Place, Altitude, 2 km before Rambara, Kedarnath
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild
Plant Habit-Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- shrub
Height/Length- about 1 – 2 m tall
Leaves Type/Shape/ Size- As in photograph leaves aromatic
Flowers Size/Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- White aromatic
Fruits Type/Shape/ Size Seeds-Not seen


Elsholtzia fruticosa, I suppose


Yes Sir This was also seen during our tour



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VoF Week: 18092012 BS 6 Colebrookia like shrub for id from the way to Ghangriya:

Colebrookia like shrub for id from the way to Ghangriya

pls id


This should be Elsholtzia sp.


Yes Elsholtzia fruticosa



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Elsholtzia blanda:  Is it Elsholtzia blanda?
Validate Please
En-route Pindari Glacier,Uttarakhand
8/10/2012


In E. blanda, the infl. is clearly one sided and leaves finely serrate.

To me it appears E. fruticosa.



 

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Flora of Himachal Pradesh: Elsholtzia fruticosa from way to Narkanda : Attachments (5).  3 posts by 2 authors.

Elsholtzia fruticosa from way to Narkanda

pls validate


Yes … Nice photographs



Elsholtzia fruticosa (Roxb. ex D. Don) Rehder in Sargent, Plantae Wilsonianae. 3: 381. 1916.

Bushy herb up to 2 m tall, much branches, tomentose; leaves elliptic-oblong, up to 15 cm long, almost sessile to shortly petiolate (less than 5 mm long), serrate-crenate, pubescent; flowers creamish-white to nearly greenish, on slender terminal or lateral spikes up to 20 cm long, forming panicles; bracts linear-elliptic, 3 mm long; stamens exserted; nutlets pale brown, 1.2 mm long.

Photographed near Chakrata on Mussoorie Road



This is again from Chakrata for validation and sharing…

Elsholtzia fruticosa is the right id I think..



 

 

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need id for E himalayan Labiate-4 : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)

I need id of the following Eastern Himalayan Labiates collected during September, 2014 from Singalila NP. Darjeeling.
Locality: Sandakphu-Gurdum Roadside Hilly slope
Date: 21/09/2014

Populations: common throughout SNP


Looks like Elsholtzia fruticosa.


It is Elsholtzia sp., most probably E fruticosa



 

 

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Lamiaceae (Incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: Elsholtzia fruticosa from VOF-NS May 139/139 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (5)

Elsholtzia fruticosa from vof area..


 

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Elsholtzia? ABSEP2016/34 : 3 posts by 2 authors. 3 images.

I have been seeing this shrub by the mountain side (with no access for a closer look) on my walks up to Triund. Could this be Elsholtzia fruiticosa? Please advise.

Mcleodganj-Triund, HP  2500m 10-11 September 2016


Yes E. fruticosa pleasantly aromatic


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Saw this plant enroute Ghangaria, Uttarakhand in Aug 2018.
Is this Elsholtzia fruticosa?
Kindly ID.

was the leaf aromatic? minty? if yes i would go with Elsholtzia fruticosa


To me also appear close to images at Elsholtzia fruticosa

yes. seems to.


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Saw this along the Govindghat-Ghangaria trail nearer to Ghangaria, Uttarakhand in Aug 2018.
Requested to please provide ID?

Please check in Elsholtzia (Lamiaceae) in eFI.


Thanks, … May be


Thanks … It does look like E. fruticosa.


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Elsholtzia fruticosa – YS Apr2020-09 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3) – around 1300 kb each.

Here are a few photographs of another Elsholtzia sp., viz., E. fruticosa (D.Don) Rehder.
Clicked from Jibhi, Himachal Pradesh in Sept., 2019.

 


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