Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Besser, Nouv. Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 3: 25 (1834) 25 1834.;
 

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Artemisia vestita from Zabarwan mountain, Srinagar, Kashmir: Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Bess, Nouv. Mem. Soc. Nat. Mosc. 3: 25. 1834

Erect shrubby perennial up to 2 m tall with grooved stems; leaves twice pinnately cut, fern-like, upper surface softly hairy, lower white hairy; heads nodding in long compound hairy racemes, 6-10 flowered, bracts oblong
membranous; fruit smooth shining.
Common in Kashmir valley at lower altitudes on exposed hilly slopes.
Photographed in August from zabarwan slopes above Cheshmashahi and from Dachhigam Forest.  


Botanical name: Artemisia vestita
Family: Compositae
Location: Paddar valley J&K.
Altitude: 2100 meters asl
Plant is used by locals as a Folk medicine.


I think yes. Artemisia vestita


Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Bess, Nouv. Mem. Soc. Nat. Mosc. 3: 25. 1834
Erect shrubby perennial up to 2 m tall with grooved stems; leaves twice pinnately cut, fern-like, upper surface softly hairy, lower white hairy; heads nodding in long compound hairy racemes, 6-10 flowered, bracts oblong membranous; fruit smooth shining.
Common in Kashmir valley at lower altitudes on exposed hilly slopes. Photographed in August from zabarwan slopes above Cheshmashahi and from Dachhigam Forest. 


 
 
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