Anaphalis lawii (Hook.f.) Gamble, 696 1921. (syn: Anaphalis oblonga var. lawii Hook.f.);
Branched herbs, stem white wooly. Leaves 4-5 x 0.7 cm, oblong, apex acute, base amplexicaule. Heads 4 x 4 mm, in densely branched corymbose cymes; bracts 3-seriate, 3-4 mm long, elliptic, acute, dentate at apex; brown at lower part; outer ones wooly. Bisexual flowers 5-7, central; corolla 2.5 mm long, white, 5-toothed at apex. Achenes 1 mm long, cylindrical, scaly, brown.
Flowering and fruiting: September-March
Grasslands and on rocky slopes
Peninsular India (endemic)
(Attributions- Dr. N Sasidharan (Dr. B P Pal Fellow), Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi from India Biodiversity Portal)
Anaphalis sp-3 for ID- 27022014-PKA-Feb59 : Attachments (8). 4 posts by 2 authors.
This is yet another Anaphalis sp. from Mullayangiri (Karnataka).
Date/Time: 26-01-2014 / 12:20PM
Plant Habit: Erect Herb
Anaphalis – some species in India & eFI with some keys
Anaphalis lawii (Hook f ) Gamble is reported in the regional flora.
Anaphalis lawii as per FOI
References: The Plant List Ver.1.1 GCC IPNI Catalogue of Life GBIF (with type specimen) BSI Flora of India Flowers of India Herbarium JCB India Biodiversity Portal Flora of Eastern Ghats: Hill Ranges of South East India, Volume 3 By T. Pullaiah (2003- details with keys) An Excursion Flora of Central Tamilnadu, India By K. M. Matthew (1995- details with keys)