Plant for ID from Paddar valley J&K. 171211 SRANA 03:
Request for Identification

Kindly identify the plant.
Date: 3rd August 2011.
Location: Paddar valley district Kishtwar J&K.
Altitude: 3200 meters asl.
Plant height: 50-70 cms
Plant habit/habitat: Wild herb

Close up of Flower should help


Abelmoschus moschatus (L.) Medik. ??

Yes, possible as per

According to eflora link provided by … it is found upto 1500 m but Paddar is 3200 m adjacent to Ladakh. Has it been reported at this altitude before?

Yes, this factor to be taken into consideration.

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