Common name: Hairy Cottongrass • Nepali: फुरके झार Phurke Jhaar


Poaceae,Cyperaceae,week dk 1 06042012 : Attachments (1).  3 posts by 3 authors.
sending a image of Eriophorum comosum for confirmation,

Yes it is.

Grass for ID :: Jammu :: APR2018 MK003 : 9 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (8)

Please help me in identifying this medium-sized grass. The leaves are hairy and slightly leathery.
My picture quality gets reduced drastically and it becomes very difficult to identify; so only sending large sized file; apologies for this.
Habitat: hill slopes
Alt.: 400 m asl
Date: 24.01.2018
Place: Jammu (outskirts, rural), J & K

I think Eriophorum comosum

Agree with … Not a grass but a member of Cyperaceae.

Many thanks for identifying this Cyperaceae

It seems to be Erioscirpus comosus (Wall.) Palla =Eriophorum comosum (Wall.) Nees

Eriophorum comosumCyperaceae

SK1392 29 AUG 2018 : 8 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (8)- around 600 kb each.
Location: Chobhar, Kathmandu, Nepal  
Date: 7 August 2018
Elevation: 4500 ft.
Habit : Wild

Is it Eriophorum comosum…?

Thank you … I guess it is matching. Eriophorum comosum (Wall.) Nees.
Nepali Names : फुर्के झार Furke Jhaar / पम्पुर्य Pampurya 

Eriophorum comosum



Eriophorum comosum (Wall.) Nees: 9 high res. images.

Location: Chobhar, Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 22 February 2023
Elevation: 1500 m.
Habitat: Wild

Yes, appears close to the images at