Aconitum lethale Griffith, Not. Pl. Asiat. 4: 732 1854. (syn:Aconitum atrox (Brühl) Mukerjee; Aconitum balangrense Lauener; Aconitum balfourii Stapf; Aconitum deltoideum Lauenar; Aconitum falconeri Holmes ex Stapf; Aconitum laciniatum var. fractiflexum Lauener; Aconitum patulum Tamura; Aconitum spicatum (Brühl) Stapf; Aconitum tamuranum Lauenar; Caltha codua Buch.-Ham.);
Himalaya to S. Tibet: East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya as per POWO;
Common name: Balfour’s Monkshood • Nepali: गोबरी Gobaree


Aconitum violaceum from Bhadarwah J&K : 4 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)
Bot. name: Aconitum violaceum

Family: Ranunculaceae
Location: Bhadarwah J&K
Altitude: 3000 meters asl
Date: 15th August 2012

Forwarding again for validation pl. as it looks different from images at Aconitum violaceum

Raised helmet, branched inflorescence, suggest A. laeve

Aconitum lethale Griff. ??

Looks different from images at Aconitum laeve
Appears close to Aconitum lethale as per FOIPOWOPlant illustrations


Aconitum species. it seems lethale: 3 images- 1 high res.
please check the attached images of Aconitum species. it seems lethale to me.
Captured – Madhmaheshwar Uttarakhand.
Oct 2021
Alt – 4000m approx.

I guess it is matching !




References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  FOI  Plant illustrations  GBIF (High resolution specimens) India Biodiversity Portal Useful Tropical Plants

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