efloraofindia:”For Id” is this Launaea species at Talegaon Dabhade :August 2015: MR-02: 2 posts by 2 authors.
Talegaon Dabhade Pune
Requesting to Id this wild plant is this Launaea species?
My guess is Launaea nudicaulis of Fl. Br. Ind.
Please check if stats comply with the description Haines recorded in Botany of Bihar & Orissa.
The problem is while Sir Hooker equated the taxon with Roxburgh’s Prenanthes procumbens, TPL thinks two are different taxa. We have
Our group records of Launaea procumbens are different looking. Kindly check the KEW herb. Sir Hooker referred –
Resembles Lactuca too