Senecio scandens Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don, Prodr. fl. nepal. 178. 1825 (Syn: (=) Senecio wightianus DC. ex Wight);


24012013 DC01 Asteraceae from Darjeeling Area for ID Please: Found these flowering Asteraceae Plants near Sukhia Area of Darjeeling, W.B. (Altitude about 7300 Feet).

Date: 30.11.2012

Please ID the Flowering Plant.

Lovely! Looks like a Senecio sp.

Closer to Senecio wightianus (= S. scandens)



Asteraceae Sp. for ID…en-route Niharni – GHNP- PKA59 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3).

Seen this climbing herb on Shakati-Miharni Trek Route at GHNP at an altitude of approx. 2000m.
Date/Time: 02-10-2014 / 09:45AM
Family: Asteraceae

Please check for Senecio wightianus.

It is Senecio scandens




Senecio scandens Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)

Sharing some pictures I guess is Senecio scandens Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don. shot at Kakani Nepal on 17 January 2015 at 6000 ft.

Nepali Name: Paheli Laharaa  पहेंली लहरा 

I think seems to match with images at Senecio scandens

Location: Chhaimale, Nepal 

Date : 5 April 2014

Altitude : 5200 ft.

Attachments (3)



Senecio scandens Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)- around 600 kb each. 

Location : Chandragiri Hills, Kathmandu, Nepal
Elevation : 8200 ft.
Date : 11 December 2018

Habit : Wild


Senecio wightianus DC. ex Wight SN June 9 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2).

Senecio wightianus DC. ex Wight; Wild climber from Coonor area of Nilgiris, Tamilnadu


Aster sp for ID- 11022014- PKA- Feb-32 :  5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5).

Seen this Shrub in Mullayanagiri region (at the Altitude of approx. 5500 ft).
Family: Asteraceae
Date/Time: 26-01-2014 / 10:00AM

Habitat: Wild

Not Aster … Aster species never have yellow ray florets.

Any chances of Senecio nudicaulis?

Senecio scandens Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don


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