Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Besser, Nouv. Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 3: 25 (1834) 25 1834.;
Pakistan to Mongolia and China: China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Manchuria, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tibet, West Himalaya, Xinjiang as per POWO;
China (Gansu, NW-Guangxi, Guizhou, N-Hubei, Liaoning, Qinghai, W-Sichuan, Xinjiang, Yunnan), Tibet, Jammu & Kashmir (Ladakh, Kashmir), India (Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh), Nepal, Pakistan (Chitral, Swat, N.W.Frontier Prov., Salt Range, Pakistani Punjab, Hazara), Pakistani Kashmir (Gilgit, Baltistan, Hunza, Astor) as per CoL;
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.
Artemisia sp. from Paddar valley J&K. 110112 SRANA 02: Kindly validate the ID
Botanical name: Artemisia vestita
Location: Paddar valley J&K.
Altitude: 2100 meters asl
Plant is used by locals as a Folk medicine.
I think yes. Artemisia vestita
Asteraceae Fortnight Part 2-Discoid heads: Artemisia vestita from Kashmir-GS16 : Attachments (4). 1 post by 1 author.
Id request for this plant found in kashmir valley: 1 high resolution image.
I hope Artemisia
I think it may be Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Besser as per images and details herein.
SK 3154 20 November 2021: 5 very high res. images.
Location: Jumla, West Nepal
Date: 18 August 2021
Habit : Wild
Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Besser ??
Yes, it appears close to the images at Artemisia vestita Wall. ex Besser
The name given is tentative identification by myself.
Was it planted or wild?
Pl. also check
Artemisia afra is possible if it was cultivated as per
Detailed flowering/ fruiting images may further help.
This plant grows in wild.
Than it may be
Looks correct to me!
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