Bassecoia hookeri (C. B. Cl.) V. Mayer & Ehrend., Taxon 62: 124 (2013) (syn: Pterocephalodes hookeri (C.B.Clarke) V.Mayer & Ehrend.; Pterocephalus bantangensis Pax & K.Hoffm.; Scabiosa hookeri C.B.Clarke);
Central Himalaya to China (W. Sichuan, N. Yunnan): China South-Central, East Himalaya, Nepal, Qinghai, Tibet as per POWO;

SK 3062 20 October 2021: 8 very high res. images.
Location: Jumla, Nepal
Altitude: 3118m. / 2514m.
Date: 18 August 2021
Habit : Wild
Bassecoia hookeri (C.B.Clarke) V.Mayer & Ehrend. ??

Yes, appears close as per POWO specimens- onetwothree and Checklist of Nepal.




References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  GBIF (High resolution specimens) Flora of China  FOC illustration  Annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal  Pan India Bouquets  India Biodiversity Portal  Wikimedia Commons  Plant illustrations