Saxifraga cinerea H. Sm., Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Bot. 2: 128 1958.;
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Nepal as per Catalogue of Life;
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Saxifragaceae….
Location: Trans- Himalayas, Central Nepal, on the way to Manang
Elevation: 3000-3600m asl
Date: November 2017

Side view…Vegetative

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Saxifraga sibirica. Basal leaves are hidden behind some other cushionoid herb.


Thank you …!

I was sure about the genera but not the species..
the basal herb leaves are very rough and hard type.


Certainly a member of Saxifraga section Porphyrion where leaves bear distinct chalk glands.

Closer to Saxifraga stolitzkae and allied species.


Saxifraga cinerea Harry Sm.- Endemic to Nepal ??

Thank you …!! I could not find a photo of basal leaves.


Saxifraga cinerea suggested by … seems correct to me.

It is more closer to Saxifraga cinerea Harry Sm. than Saxifraga stolitzka.

As of basal part..


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