Fabaceae-Faboideae (Papilionaceae) Week: Lespedeza juncea var. sericea from Chakrata Tiger fall road: Lespedeza juncea var. sericea (Thunb.) Lace & Hemsley in J.Linn. Soc.(Bot.). 23:181. 1887.

syn: Lespedeza cuneata (du Mont de Courset) G.Don; Lespedeza sericea (Thunb.) Miq.
Common names: Chinese bush-clover, Chinese lespedeza, perennial lespedeza, sericea lespedeza, silky bush-clover
Undershrub easily differentiated from var. juncea in narrower but longer oblanceolate leaflets, white silky below, highly reduced peduncle and pedicel, flowers white or yellow tinged with purple.
Photographed from Chakrata Tiger fall road in September


Thanks for this upload Sir Here are Mines from same Place



 

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Lespedeza juncea from Chakrata near Tiger Fall
pls validate


This one’s from here … I think it is the same family at least but is it the same species too


… plant is Lespedeza sericea (now correctly L. juncea var. sericea) and not Lespedeza juncea

… plant is L. juncea var. juncea


 

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Lespedeza juncea var. sericea (Thunb.) Lace & Hemsley in J.Linn. Soc.(Bot.). 23:181. 1887.

syn: Lespedeza cuneata (du Mont de Courset) G.Don; Lespedeza sericea (Thunb.) Miq.
Common names: Chinese bush-clover, Chinese lespedeza, perennial lespedeza, sericea lespedeza, silky bush-clover
Undershrub easily differentiated from var. juncea in narrower but longer oblanceolate leaflets, white silky below, highly reduced peduncle and pedicel, flowers white or yellow tinged with purple.
Photographed from Chakrata Tiger fall road in September


All beautiful about this plant; thanks for sharing …


 

 
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