Potentilla curviseta Hook.f., The flora of British India (Rosaceae) 358 1878. (syn: Fragariastrum curvisetum (Hook.fil.) Kechaykin & Shmakov);
NW-India, Pakistan (Swat), Pakistani Kashmir (Baltistan), Jammu & Kashmir (Dras, Zanskar, Kashmir) as per Catalogue of Life;


Potentilla curviseta from Kashmir-GS05032020-4 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)

Potentilla curviseta Hook.f.

Ascending to erect perennial herb with trifoliate leaves on 3-7 cm long petioles, apically 3-toothed leaflets, adnate stipules, curved peduncles, 12-15 mm across flowers and pubescent achenes.

Clicked from Thajwas (above Sonamarg), Kashmir, June 25, 2011. 

Thanks, …, for the wonderful addition.

Matches with specimens at GBIF and images at Flowersofindia


Rosaceae Fortnight: Potentilla from LWS_Kashmir : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Please help in ID of this Potentilla sps from Kashmir

I hope P. curviseta

Potentilla curviseta Hook.f.



Flower for Id- ID15092015SH1 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)

Flower for Id pl.
Location – Chhitkul, Himachal Pradesh
Date- 24.08.2015

Habitat –Wild

It is a Potentilla spp., however since the flower is not clear, it shall require some more time.

I hope P. curviseta

Potentilla cuneata Wall. ex Lehm. ??

P. cuneata would have 5 leaflets, P. curviseta three as seen above.



References: Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  World Flora Online  GBIF (High resolution specimens) Flora of Pakistan  FOP illustration IBIS Flora (FBI) IIIM (Specimen)  Flowersofindia

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