Cyathula capitata

Cyathula capitata Moq., Prodr. 13(2): 329 1849. (Syn: Achyranthes hamata H.Lév. & Vaniot; Polyscalis capitata Wall. (Unresolved)); . Keys in Flora of China . Keys (as per efi thread): Leaves sparsely hairy above, membranous, spikes grey-brown, glistening …….C.capitata Leaves tomentose above, thick, spikes pale yellow, not glistening………………..C.tomentosa In western Himalaya only these species are found and common. […]

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Cyathula tomentosa

Cyathula tomentosa (Roth) Moq., Prodr. 13(2): 327 1849. (Syn: Achyranthes sequax Wall.; Achyranthes tomentosa Roth; Cyathula sequax (Wall.) Moq.; Desmochaeta sequax A.Br.; Desmochaeta tomentosa Schult.);  Subshrub with grey-tomentose stems; leaves opposite, elliptic, up to 10 cm long, densely tomentose on both surfaces, petiolate; flowerscreamish-white, in cymose clusters forming dense spikes; bracts shining, apex spiny, straight or […]

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Cyathula prostrata

Cyathula prostrata (L.) Blume, Bijdr. 549 1826. (Syn: Achyranthes alternifolia L.f.; Achyranthes debilis Poir.; Achyranthes diffusa Moench; Achyranthes globosa Pers.; Achyranthes mollis Lepr. ex Seub.; Achyranthes prostrata L.;  Achyranthes repens B.Heyne ex Roth [Illegitimate]; Cyathula alternifolia Druce; Cyathula geniculata Lour.; Cyathula globosa Moq.; Cyathula prostrata var. debilis (Poir.) Miq. (Unresolved); Cyathula repens Moq.; Desmochaeta globosa Schult.; Desmochaeta […]

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