Nepeta lamiopsis Benth. ex Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 659 1885. (syn: Glechoma lamiopsis (Benth. ex Hook.f.) Kuntze)
Himalaya to Tibet: East Himalaya, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Benth, mss. ; stems ascending subsimple flaccid sparsely hairy, leaves few sessile or petioled broadly ovate-cordate obtuse coarsely crenate, floral large, whorls dense-fld., lower axillary, upper in ovoid spikes, bracts orbicular and green crenate or narrower or linear, calyx 1/3 in. pubescent, mouth oblique, teeth slender diverging as long as the tube, nutlets broadly oblong.
Request for plant identification from Paddar valley J&K 090712: Request for ID
Kindly identify this plant
Location: Paddar valley J&K
Altitude: 2100 meters asl
Date: 14 April 2012
Habit/habitat: Wild spreading herb
Height: 15-20 cms
looks like Dracocephalum sp.
I tried matching all the species found in India at Dracocephalum, but could not succeed.
Nepeta lamiopsis Benth. ex Hook.f.
may be Nepeta discolor??
Thanks … for suggesting the ID. It does tallies with Nepeta discolor.
I thought N. discolor has grey to white tomentose undersurface of leaves. I see no such tinge even in slightly upturned leaves.
EFlora of Pakistan
I think this may be Nepeta lamiopsis as per references herein.
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Location: Kagbeni, Mustang, Nepal
Date: 9 April 2017
Altitude: 10500 ft.
Lamiaceae? Nepeta ?
Yes, some possibility.
Pl. check Nepeta lamiopsis Benth. ex Hook.f.
You seem to be right … !
References: POWO Catalogue of Life The Plant List Ver.1.1 WCSP IPNI GBIF (High resolution specimens) High resolution specimen High resolution specimen 2 Flora of China Annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal India Biodiversity Portal IBIS Flora (Flora of British India)