Elatostema hookerianum Wedd. (syn: Elatostema subfalcatum W. T. Wang);
China (S-Guangxi, W-Yunnan), SE-Tibet, Bhutan, Sikkim, Nepal, NE-India as per Catalogue of Life;


Elatostema monandrum (D. Don) H. Hara ?? : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)- around 700 kb each.

Location : Lava, Kalimpong, India
Date : 11 May 2018
Elevation :  7000 ft.
Habit : Wild

Stem looks different from images at Elatostema monandrum

Pl. check Elatostema sessile, but I am doubtful.

It could be …! Could not decide by myself. 

Expect confirmation from other members.

On going through the keys in Flora of Bhutan, I feel it close to Elatostema hookerianum as per


Elatostema from East Sikkim for id pl.
1 image.
I would be grateful for your help in identifying the Elatostema (?) sp. from East Sikkim.

May I request you for the high resolution image to check the details.

If you have any other image, pl. post.

2 very high resolution images.

Elatostema hookerianum Wedd.

Is it Female inflorescence ?
Matches with GBIF – specimen from Sikkim



References: Catalogue of Life  World Flora Online  GBIF  High resolution specimen  Flora of China  FOC illustration  Checklist of Nepal  India Biodiversity Portal