Blumea aromatica DC. , Prodr. 5 446 1836. (Syn: Blumea emeiensis Z. Y. Zhu; Blumea leptophylla Hayata; Blumea nesogenes Hochr.; Conyza aromatica Wall.; Conyza setschwanica Hand.-Mazz.; Erigeron cochinchinensis Spreng. ex DC.; Gynura taiwanensis S. S. Ying; Placus aromaticus (Wall. ex DC.) Baill.); 
China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang), Taiwan, India (E-, N- & NE-India, tropical Himalayas, Uttar Pradesh, Sikkim, West Bengal, Assam, Darjeeling), Nepal, Bhutan, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar [Burma] (Taninthayi) as per Catalogue of Life;


Asteraceae uid:
Help in identification of Blumea sp ?
Herb, collected from Garampani, Nainital, flowers yellow, altitude c 1000-1200 m, Strongly aromatic

– I had earlier sent this photo of Blumea ? for identification but now I able to identified it as Blumea aromatica kindly update in the flora list.


Herb from Uttarakhand id amit 5022011:
Pls help to identify this herb with aromatic inflorescence collected
near Bhimtal area 1500 m in Uttarakhand? it appears to me near to Laggera or Blumea ?

– This is the close up of inflorescence the flowers are not in bloom yet

– I think I have come to a conclusion that my plant is Blumea aromatica

Blumea aromatica is the logical choice: Leaves not divided, involucre glandular hairy, with recurved tips

SK464 30 MAR-2017:ID : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (9)
Location: Balaju, Raniban, Nepal  
Date: 30 March 2017
Altitude: 4800 ft.
Blumea … ????

I think you may be right. Pl. Check comparative images in efi site.

I think close to images at Blumea aromatica DC. 

SK323JAN14-2017:ID : 8 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)

Location: Godawari, Nepal
Altitude: 5000 ft.
Date: 10 January 2017

I think Asteraceae. Pl. Check Blumea or similar genera.  

I guess it is Blumea aromatica DC. !

I agree with your id as per images at Blumea aromatica DC.


Blumea aromatica DC.: 6 very high res. images.

Location: Lankuri Bhanjyang, Lalitpur
Date: 13 January 2024 
Elevation: 1506 m.

Habit : Wild



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