Globba macroclada Gagnep., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 50: 257 1903. ;
Central & E. Himalaya: East Himalaya, Nepal; Doubtfully present in: Myanmar as per POWO;

SK 2924 15 July 2021: 7 very high res. images.

Location: Balaju, Raniban, Kathmandu
Date: 14 July 1021
Elevation: 1500 m.
Habit : Wild
Flower color looks like different from Globba racemosa Sm. !

Globba macroclada Gagnep.

Thank you … ! Handbook of Flowering Plants of Nepal says 800-1000m.
Is it possible for this plant to grow at 1500m ?

I have collected from Darjeeling.


SK 2944 07 August 2021: 5 very high res. images.
Location: Far West, Nepal
Altitude: 1000m.
Date: July 2021
Habit : Wild
Globba racemosa Sm. ??

Is it Globba winitii?

I do not think so as not listed for Nepal !

In G. racemosa the inflorescence tips are occupied by bulbils. This is G. macroclada.



References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  WCSP  IPNI  GBIF (High resolution specimens) High resolution specimen  India Biodiversity Portal  IBIS Flora Plant illustrations

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