Maesa argentea (Wall.) A. DC.Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 16: 96, pl. 5 1841. (syn: Baeobotrys argentea Wall.Maesa argentea (Wall.) C. B. Cl. (ambiguous synonym));
1700-2100 m; Himalaya (Garhwal to Sikkim), N. Burma, W. China as per Annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal ;

Maesa chisia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don: 5 very high res. images.
Location: Taplejung, East Nepal
Habit : Wild
Images sent by Mr. Sajan Subedi !

To me appears to be M. argenteaas per keys from Flora of Bhutan at (leaves and stems are pubscent).


Maesa argentea from Himachal [Bilaspur dist.; 1500 m asl]
flowering twig.
Kindly confirm the above identification.

Thanks GSG Sir for sharing Maesa argentea picture.

Looks similar to Maesa indica. Not aware about the details and differences though.

This shrub was shot from Gori Valley, can this be a Maesa sp.

Flowers were not observed..

This is Maesa argenteaRacemes up to 1 inch long.


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Location: Kakani , Nepal
Altitude:  6000 ft.
Date: 2 March 2013
Maesa argentea  ???

Nice images but habitat shot is missing.

Sorry! It is from my old collection !

Appears close to images at Maesa argentea

Nepali Name : भोगटे Bhogate

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