Aletris pauciflora (Klotzsch) Hand.-Mazz., Symb. Sin. 7: 1220 1936. (Syn: Aletris mairei H.Lév.; Aletris nepalensis var. delavayi Franch.; Aletris pauciflora f. minuscula Hand.-Mazz.; Stachyopogon spicatus Klotzsch)  
China South-Central; East Himalaya; Myanmar; Nepal; Tibet; West Himalaya as per Catalogue of Life;
Himalaya to SC. China as per WCSP;
Common name: Few Flowered Colic-Root
Aletris pauciflora (Klotzsch) Hand.-Mazz. … (family: Nartheciaceae)
should it be Aletris pauciflora var. khasiana (Hook.f.) F.T.Wang & Tang
2 AUG 12
Valley of Flowersabout 11000 – 12000 ft

I have no doubt about it.

Aletris pauciflora var. khasiana is distributed in NE India – so nothing to worry about here.




VoF Week: 18092012 BS7 Aletris? sp for id from the way to Hemkund Sahib:  7 images.

Aletris? sp for id from the way to Hemkund Sahib
Can this be Aletris pauciflora
These are two different plants
pls id

I think yes. Nice photographs


References: (Perianth dark red, red, pink, orange, yellow, greenish yellow, or white)

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