Koenigia nummularifolia (Meisn.) Mesicek & Sojak in Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 8(1): 110. 1973 (Syn: Polygonum nummularifolium Meisn. in DC.);
Himalaya to China (Yunnan): China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Polygonaceae Fortnight: Koenigia islandica L. ?? en-route Hemkund Sahib.-PKA26: : 4 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (4).
Seen this tiny beauty en-route Hemkund Sahib.
This was looking more like a creeping herb found to be spreading on a wet- moss covered rock.
Flowers were not fully open. Flowers were tiny and in cluster. Stem reddish, leaf margin bit hairy.
Date/Time: 09-08-2012 / 11:50AM
Bot. name: Koenigia islandica L. ??
Thanks for this interesting Upload …!
VOF Week: Creeping herb for ID — enroute Hemkund Sahib:
Looks like any Polygonum…..
Polygonum recumbens I think
While going thru “eflora of Pakistan” i had come across this link (http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=5&taxon_id=242100119) about Polygonum cognatum subsp. chitralicum . Requesting you to kindly have a look at this.
I think Koenigia islandica L.
Koenigia nummularifolia (Meisn.) Mesicek & Soják as per another thread.