China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Yunnan), Taiwan, India (C-
to E-Himalaya, E- & NE-India, West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Darjeeling,
Duars), Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal,
Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Culion, Balabac,
Negros, Leyte, Samar, Camiguin, Siargao, Mindanao, Basilan, Tawi-Tawi), Palawan,
Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Java, New Guinea (alpine), Myanmar [Burma]
(widespread), peninsular Malaysia, Christmas Isl. (Austr.), Andamans (North
Andamans, Middle Andamans, South Andamans, Little Andaman Isl.), Nicobars (Car
Nicobar Isl., North Nicobars, Central Nicobars, Great Nicobar Isl., Little
Nicobar Isl.),
Singapore (I)
as per Catalogue of Life;


Asteraceae member from Assam KD 01 March’17 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)

Attached images are unknown Asteraceae member. Please ID the plant.
Date :06.03.2017
Location: Assam

Family : Asteraceae 
Genus & species : ??
Habitat: Grows wild on roadside
Habit :Shrub
Inflorescence : Discoid head; floret yellow

Pl. check with comparative images at Blumea & Inuleae

What about Blumea balsamifera (L.) DC.

Thanks, …. To me also appear close to images of Blumea balsamifera at






uttarakhand uid 1 21012012 :  Attachments (4). 3 posts by 2 authors. 

Sending photos of some Blumea sp.
Plant about 70 cm tall, aromatic, flowers as seen in photos, annual in waste places.
Collected from Pantnagar, Uttarakhand (msl 250 mt)

I have seen similar plant in Delhi, which I have identified as Blumea laciniata.

Thanks sir for the id

Looks different from other images at Blumea sinuata (Lour.) Merr.

Appears close to images at Blumea balsamifera (L.) DC.  

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