Rheum moorcroftianum Royle, Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts. 1: 315, 318 1839. ;
W. & Central Tibet and Nepal: Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Common name: Moorcroft’s Rhubarb • Hindi: चुटियल Chutiyal, Raiwand • Kashmiri: Pumbcxalan ﭘﻤﺐ ﮊﺍﻟﻦ, Pumbhaakh ﭘﻤﺐ ﺣﺎﻛﮫ • Dard shina: Kharkocxal
Rheum moorcroftianum from Rohtang Pass in Kullu Distt of HP : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1-> 2MB).
Very good photograph
POLYGONACEAE FORTNIGHT 1-14 May 2014: Rheum moorcroftinum from Himachal GSG-08 : 3 posts by 3 authors. 2 images.
Kindly find below images of Rheum moorcroftianum from Lahaul in Himachal Pradesh.
Kindly note the habitat bearing good population of the species..
Amazing pictures of a beautiful place as well as plant, thanks …
Perhaps it would be interesting to check it further, keeping in mind the note in eFlora of Pakistan
… may help
POLYGONACEAE FORTNIGHT 1-14 May 2014: Rheum moorcroftianum from Uttarakhand_DSR_15 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments(1).
Rheum moorcroftianum from Uttarakhand: Sep. 2014_DSR_5 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2).
Polygonaceae Fortnight- Rheum for id from Hemkunt Sahib:: NS May 36 : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4).
This was again shot from way to Hemkunt Sahib in Uttrakhand..
Please help to give id of this Rheum..
Is this again R. australe ??
Perhaps yes, thanks for sharing
Again very good closeups. and Thanks for sharing clear pictures of other parts esp. the leaves.
As the perianth is not dark purple, but pale yellowish, it should be Rheum webbianum as per keys and discussions at Rheum webbianum from Pothibasa, Uttarakhand-GS08012022-2
Going by the keys in Flora of Pakistan, it can not be Rheum webbianum Royle, being stemless.
Rheum sp for id from way to HS
can this be R spiciforme
Another great find … Rheum spiciforme I hope
On further consideration, it is Rheum moorcroftianum Royle as per discussions at Polygonaceae Fortnight- Rheum for id from Hemkunt Sahib:: NS May 36
Can this plant be:
Date: 6th August 2011.
Location: Paddar valley district Kishtwar J&K.
Altitude: 4800 meters asl.
Plant habit/habitat: Wild herb
Plant height: 50-60 cms
I think yes
Can this plant also be Rheum spiciforme
It is Rheum moorcrofianum (Rheum moorcroftianum)
Location: Humla, Simikot, Nepal
Date: 10 June 1022
Habit : Wild
Leaves are broad in R. moorcroftiana. Also looks some differences
according to the keys :
Leaves are somewhat variable.
Check with the inflorescence.