Tropical & Subtropical Asia: Bangladesh, Cambodia, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Pakistan, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Common name: Mountain Scented-Top • Nepali: खरु Kharu


Unknwon grass sp. – 4 from Kamrup district, Assam:
Attached images are unknown grass sp.. Please ID for it.
Date :21.12.2012
Location: Kamrup district
Family :Poaceae
Genus & species : Unknown
Habitat: Grows wild on hilly area
Habit :Herb

Capillipedium assimile

Grass Week : Capillipedium assimile from Pench Tiger Reserve:
this grass is from Pench, I think it is Capillipedium assimile, locally called bamboo grass, hope id is correct please confirm it.

Yes it is


Poaceae Cyperaceae and Juncaceae Week :: Request For ID : Pali,Maharashtra : 100413 : AK-1 : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 1 author.
Grass seen at Pali, Maharashtra on 23/11/12 at a farm.
Unfortunately I have only this picture as another picture has come blurred.
Due to travelling and connectivity problem, I have not been able to post pictures these last few weeks.

Capillipedium assimile


SK 2796 20 October 2020 – Grass : 14 posts by 3 authors. 4 images- 4 to 7 mb each.
Location: Matatirtha, Kathmandu
Date: 03 October 2020 
Elevation: 2049m.
Habit : Wild


Capillipedium assimile (Steud.) A.Camus ?? Another sp. listed is Capillipedium parviflorum (R.Br.) Stapf but looks different.

Thank you …!
Nepali Names : मुसे खरी Muse Khari / खरु Kharu

What is the final id ? Did … give any reply?

Yes … According to …!

Capillipedium assimile or Capillipedium parviflorum ?

This is Capillipedium assimile (Steud.) A.Camus !