Lysimachia tetragona D. Don (syn: Lysimachia alternifolia Wall. (ambiguous synonym); Lysimachia glandulosa Edgew. (ambiguous synonym); Lysimachia quinquangularis Buch.-Ham. ex Hook. fil.; Lysimachia rubiginea Baudo) as per Catalogue of life;    
Bhutan, Darjeeling, Sikkim, India, Nepal as per Catalogue of life;   
Common name: Himalayan Yellow Loosestrife 
 
Small decumbent herb, 6-25 cm, branching from base; leaves alternate, ovate-lanceolate 2.5-3.5 cm long, lower stalked, upper sessile; flowers yellow, solitary axillary with slender pedicels almost as long as leaves; calyx lobes lanceolate, longer than corolla, persistent in fruit; corolla rotate, 5-8 mm across, segments oblong gland-dotted; filaments united at base; capsule glabrous, shorter than calyx, globose.  
 

 

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Lysimachia alternifolia from Tiger fall area Chakrata:  Lysimachia alternifolia Wall., Roxb. Fl. Ind., ed. Carey & Wall. ii. 26 (1824)
The plant at first look reminds you of Anagallis with similar long axillary pedicels and shape of fruits surrounded by similar calyx lobes, but alternate leaves and yellow flowers lead to look you for some thing closer, and it landed me to Lysimachia alternifolia very distinct from other species in alternate leaves, long slender pedicels and yellow flowers.
Small decumbent herb, 6-25 cm, branching from base; leaves alternate, ovate-lanceolate 2.5-3.5 cm long, lower stalked, upper sessile; flowers yellow, solitary axillary with slender pedicels almost as long as leaves; calyx lobes lanceolate, longer than corolla, persistent in fruit; corolla rotate, 5-8 mm across, segments oblong gland-dotted; filaments united at base; capsule glabrous, shorter than calyx, globose.
Photographed from shaded ground among shrubs in Tiger fall area Chakrata on September 18, 2011

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Herb for ID from Chakrata-2011: This herbaceous plant was photographed from near Tiger Fall area, the plant looks remarkably similar to Pimpernel, was about 10-15 cm in height, yellow-flowered, flower diameter ca 1 cm, fruit a capsule. Id please.


I think you missed post of mine also
It is Lysimachia alternifolia

I really missed the post. In that case, let it be addition to that post, Lysimachia alternifolia Wall.

Lysimachia alternifolia Wall.
Herb branching from base with decumbent branches; leaves ovate-lanceolate, alternate, lower stalked, uppermost nearly sessile; flowers yellow, solitary in leaf axils, pedicel almost as long as leaf; calyx longer than corolla; corolla rotate-6-9 mm in diam; Capsule shorter than calyx.
Photographed from near Tiger hill area of Chakrata.


Beautiful images Sir..
I still remind the place and the tour, full of excitement and knowledge for me.. in your company, with …


 

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Lysimachis alternifolia Wallich (Primulaceae) from Uttarakhand.
Shot near Naini Tal. 


Yes … We got it in Chakrata


 

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This herb was shot from near Tiger Fall in Chakrata,
Lysimachia alternifolia..


Nice photographs of Lysimachia alternifolia,


Yes … we clicked it together, I was excited to see this plant resembling Anagallis but with yellow flowers, later identified as Lysimachia.


Interesting similarity with Anagallis.


Yes …, I was considering this Anagallis only, till … identified this as Lysimachia



 

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Lysimachia alternifolia Wall. (accepted name) : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)

Location: Nagarkot , Nepal
Altitude:  6400 ft.
Date: 15 August 2015
बुट्टे  घाँस / पिनासे झार 


Nepali Names : बुट्टे  घाँस Butte Ghaasपिनासे झार Pinaase Jhaar 


ID validation please !


I also think appear close to images at 


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Lysimachia alternifolia Wall. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
Location: 12 Mile, Kalimpong, India
Date: 23 May  2017
Altitude: 4000 ft.
Nepali Names : पिनासे झार Pinaase Jhaar / बुट्टे घाँस Butte Ghaans


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SK945 12JAN-2018 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)- 1 MB or more. 

Location: Raniban, Balaju, Nepal
Altitude:  4900 ft.
Date: 11 June 2016
Lysimachia alternifolia Wall.  ??

Yes, appears close to images at Lysimachia alternifolia  


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Lysimachia alternifolia Wall. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (9)- around 400 kb each. 

Location: Pilot Baba Ashram, Suryabinayak, Nepal  
Date: 29 July 2018
Elevation: 5000 ft.
Habit : Wild


 

 
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