Anthoxanthum laxum (Hook.f.) Veldkamp, Blumea 30: 348 (1985) (syn: Hierochloe laxa Hook.f.);
Afghanistan to Nepal: Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Common name: Lax Sweet-Grass



Kindly Identify this species
Location: Paddar valley J&K
Altitude: 3000-5000 m asl
Date: 6th August 2011

Hierochloe laxa – one of the most beautiful grasses of the Himalayas. Rather rare found in very high altitudes along mountain streams.

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