Lindenbergia grandiflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Benth., Scroph. Ind. 22 22 1835. (Syn: Stemodia grandiflora Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don);
S-Tibet, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Myanmar [Burma] (Bago), Darjeeling as per Catalogue of Life;

Image by D S Rawat

Lindenbergia species for identification : 1 image. 3 posts by 2 authors.
This Lindenbergia was shot during November month near Karanprayag (800m altitude) but in lack of specimens failed to determine ID. Flowers are as large as 3cm across.
Please help.

Though I have not compared with any herbarium specimen, I have identified my same taxon from Gori valley as L. grandiflora (Buch.-ham. ex D. Don) Benth….this looks very close..

Thank you … I take it as L.grandiflora.

ID please
A herb from Almorha, Uttarakhand
06Oct, 2012

Please check Lindenbergia grandiflora / L. indica of scrophulariaceae.

Yes, Lindenbergia grandiflora… nice pictures..

Thanks a lot for ID

This one was shot from different locations in the area while going from Shilling to Jauljibi in the Gori Valley
Lindenbergia grandiflora (Buchanan-Hamilton ex D. Don) Bentham, Scroph. Ind. 22. 1835

Sharing some pictures of Lindenbergia grandiflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Benth. (accepted name) shot at Pharping, Nepal on 25 October 2016 at 4800 ft.
Nepali Names: भेंडीफूल Bhendiphool / बिनास Binaas  / धुर्सेत Dhurset

Superb images, …

Location: Nagarkot, Nepal  
Date: 12 November 2017
Altitude: 6500 ft.
Attachments (5)

Sikkim plant_01_RKC_300611: Loc.: On way to Gangtok, (ca 1500m)
Date: Feb., 2011

I think my plant could be Linderbergia grandiflora

Yes, … It should be Lindenbergia grandiflora only.

Please help to fix the id of posted pics, do they belong to Lindenbergia grandiflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Benth.….
these pics were recorded from Gori Valley area..

Yes, … Lindenbergia grandiflora only.

This herb with lovely flowers was shot from Gori valley area..
to me this looks like any Lindenbergia.. wanted to know the exact id..

efi page on Lindenbergia with keys.

More likely to be Lindenbergia grandiflora as per your other images from there.


Scrophulariaceae Fortnight: Lindenbergia 2 for id from Gori Valley-NS 46 : Attachments (2). 3 posts by 2 authors.
This looked like Lindenbergia sp. to me, I may be wrong though, please help to id..
shot from Gori valley area towards Kosani from Munsiyari


Id of Flower -ID06032024SH3: 1 high res. image.
Flower for Id pl.
Location – Kolakham, Kalimpong Dist., West Bengal
Date – February 2024

Lindenbergia grandiflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Benth.




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