Cissampelopsis buimalia (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) C. Jeffrey & Y.L. Chen, 348 1984. (Syn: Cacalia volubilis Buch.-Ham ex DC.; Senecio buimalia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don; Senecio scandens Wall.);
India (C- & E-Himalaya, NE-India, Sikkim, Mizoram), Bhutan, Nepal, China (Yunnan) as per Catalogue of Life;
Stems up to 5m, becoming woody. Leaves sometimes quite angular, 5-12 x 3.5-8cm, acuminate, glabrescent above, greyish or brownish arachnoid beneath, margins remotely denticulate, usually obscurely sinuate; petioles 2.5-5cm, arachnoid. Involucres 5mm in diameter; phyllaries c 8, ± oblong, 7-9mm, (sub)acute, densely araneous. Ray flowers 5, ligule 6-8 x 1.5-2mm, tube c 5mm. Disc flowers 14-16; corolla 9.3-11mm, including teeth c 2mm. Style branch apices fringed with short papillae, apical tuft absent. Achenes c 4mm, glabrous; pappus 8-10mm.
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Location: Chautara, Nepal
Date: 16 December 2017
Altitude: 5600 ft.
Senecio kumaonensis Jeffrey & S.C.Chen ??
Thanks, …, Pl. check with the description at
Attachment I had enclosed is identical description.
By then way I realize now that it is not matching because of nature of plant which is twining in this case and elevation as well. I guess it could be some other sp.
Senecio buimalia Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don ??
Could not find description of the plant and flowering season.
Thank you …! Senecio buimalia Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don
Accepted name in all links : Cissampelopsis buimalia (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) C.Jeffrey & Y.L.Chen