New Primula species- Gori Valley, Uttarakhand

Gori Valley Tour: Primula for identification.. : 30 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (9) This very beautiful herb was shot from near a water source… a Primula species… shows similarity with P. vulgaris… wanted to know exact identification… you will notice the pictures without date have bluish tinge.. which was not natural.. only due to camera […]

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Primula prolifera

Primula prolifera Wall., Asiat. Res. 13: 372 1820. (syn: Aleuritia imperialis (Jungh.) J. Sojak; Aleuritia khasiana (I. B. Balf. & W. W. Sm.) J. Sojak; Aleuritia prolifera (Wall.) J. Sojak; Cankrienia chrysantha De Vriese; Cankrienia chrysantha De Vriese; Primula imperialis Jungh.; Primula khasiana I. B. Balf. & W. W. Smith; Primula sumatrana Merr.); . Arunachal […]

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Primula erosa

Primula erosa Wall., Numer. List 611 1829. (syn: Primula denticulata var. erosa Duby);  Nepal, Jammu & Kashmir (Ladakh) as per Catalogue of Life; Primula erosa (Wall. ex Duby) Regel : 6 posts by 3 authors. 9 correct images- around 750 kb each. Location: Ghandruki, Kaski Dt.Date: 23 March 2019Elevation: 2079 m.Habit : Wild  Please ignore image 0900. […]

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Primula petiolaris

Primula petiolaris Wall., Fl. Ind. 2: 22 1824. (syn: Primula cushia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don; Primula sessilis Roxb. ex Steud.; Primula squamosa Klatt ex Pax; Primula tridentata D. Don);   Nepal, Darjeeling as per Catalogue of Life; Primula petiolaris Wall. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)- around 700 kb each.  Location: Shivapuri National Park, Nepal […]

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Primula capitata subsp. capitata

Primula capitata Hook., Bot. Mag. 76: , pl. 4550 1850. (syn: Aleuritia capitata (Hook.) J. Sojak; Primula capitata subsp. mooreana (I. B. Balf. & W.W. Sm.) W.W. Sm. & Forrest;Primula globifera Griff.; Primula mooreana I. B. Balf. & W.W. Sm.);     S-Tibet, Bhutan, NE-India, Sikkim, Chumbi, Myanmar [Burma] (Kachin), Nepal as per Catalogue of Life; Capitata […]

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Primula primulina

Primula primulina (Spreng.) H. Hara, J. Jap. Bot. 37(4): 99 1962. (syn: Aleuritia pusilla (Wall.) J. Sojak; Androsace primulina Spreng.; Androsace primuloides D. Don; Primula humilis Steud.; Primula pusilla Wall.; Primula pusilla var. flabellata W.W. Sm.); S-Tibet, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sikkim, Chumbi, Pakistani Kashmir (Karakorum), China (Sichuan) as per Catalogue of Life; Dwarf herb often […]

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Primula boothii subsp. boothii

Primula boothii W. G. Craib, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 6(29–30): 249–250 1917. as per Catalogue of Life;   Plumbaginaceae, Primulaceae & Myrsinaceae Fortnight 1-14June2014: Primula petiolaris(?) from Uttarakhand_DSR_22 : 23 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (1) This Primula also shot in Munsyari area Uttarakhand resembles to Primula petiolaris Wallich with its irregularly toothed petals. […]

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Primula dickieana

Primula dickieana Watt, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 20(123–124): 9, pl. 8A 1882. (syn: Primula dickieana var. chlorops W.W. Sm. & Forrest; Primula dickieana var. pantlingii (Kingdon-Ward) W.W. Sm.; Primula pantlingii Kingdon-Ward); Common name: Dickie’s Primrose Similar to P. kingii but flowers fewer, mostly 1-6 on spreading pedicels 2-7mmj (up to 25mm in fruit, then erect); […]

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Primula boothii subsp. autumnalis

Primula boothii subsp. autumnalis A.J. Richards;   Fwd: Additional images of Primula boothii susbp. autumnalis by waterfall : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3) Consider it would be useful to show a prime habitat for Primula boothii susbp. autumnalis in the Annapurna region – beside and behind waterfalls -so wet/seepage conditions amongst mosses. Plus […]

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Primula buryana

Primula buryana Balf. f., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1922(4): 151–152 1922.; Primula reidii var williamsii : 10 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2) Date: 25 JULY, 2014 Location: Kalinchok, Dolakha District, East Nepal   Altitude : 12500 ft. Must be a rare primula; rarer than P. reidii typical var. This is not Primula reidii var. williamsii […]

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Primula gracilipes

Primula gracilipes W. G. Craib, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 6(29–30): 252 1917. ; . Primula deuteronana Craib (accepted name) : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (8) – around 900 kb each. Location: Pathibhara, Taplejung, Nepal Date: 19 April 2017 Altitude: 12500 ft.  I do not know if this is Primula deuteronana. Primula gracilipes […]

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Primula meeboldii

Primula meeboldii Pax, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 2: 116 1906 as per efi thread;   SK21JUN28-2016:ID : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2) Enclosing some pictures for identification. Is it Pegaeophyton spp ?? Location : Khardung La Altitude : 5000 m Date: 24 August 2014 Primula macrophylla (Primulaceae) to me. This is not Pegaephyton scapiflorum.  Whilst […]

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Primula scapigera

Primula scapigera (Hook. fil.) Craib, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 6(29–30): 254–255 1917. (syn: Primula petiolaris var. scapigera Hook. f.);   primula edgeworthii: 9 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (3) Primula edgeworthii, family primulaceae Singalila national park growing commonly near streams, springs and damp places photographed in the first week of april Primulas are one […]

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Primula elliptica

Primula elliptica Royle, Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts. 311, pl. 76, f. 2 1836. (Syn: Primula spathulacea Jacquem. ex Duby); . Common name: Elliptic-Leaf Primrose . Primula_kashmir : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2). Please confirm the ID as Primula ellipticus (Gulmarg Kashmir, 3700 m) Very nice photograph by … I believe that the flowers […]

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Primula primulina

Primula primulina (Spreng.) H. Hara, J. Jap. Bot. 37(4): 99 1962.  (Syn: Primula pusilla var. flabellata W.W. Sm.);   Common name: Hairy Throated Primrose         Fwd: Primula primulina ( Spreng.) H.Hara : 5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (4). Date: 26 JULY, 2014 Location: Kalinchok, Dolakha District, East Nepal Altitude : 12500 ft. Beautiful […]

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Primula x polyantha

Primula ×polyantha Mill., Gard. Dict. ed. 8 4 1768.; . Plumbaginaceae, Primulaceae and Myrsinaceae Fortnight : Primula For ID : Primulaceae : Kodaikanal : 110614 : AK-4 : 9 posts by 6 authors. Attachments (3). Primula Species seen in Kodaikanal, in Oct 2008. A cultivated, ornamental, potted plant. Had posted on our group earlier. … had […]

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Primula inayatii

Primula inayatii Duthie, Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 9(1): 49, pl. 61 1901. ;        Primulaceae_ P inayatii_kashmir : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3). Another Primula species from Kashmir—- P. inayatii Thanks for another very good upload dear … This distinctive species appears correctly identified. Photos of it are few and far […]

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Primula forbesii

Primula forbesii Franch., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 33(1): 64–65 1886. (Syn: Primula androsacea Pax; Primula barbeyana Petitm.; Primula forbesii subsp. androsacea (Pax) W.W. Sm. & Forrest; Primula multicaulis Petitm.; Primula willmottiae Petitm.); Common name: Baby Primrose   Keys as per efi thread: The plant that has been introduced from China to the Kathmandu region is best […]

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Primula stuartii

Primula stuartii Wall., Fl. Ind. 2: 20 1824. (Syn: Aleuritia stuartii (Wall.) Soják);        Plumbaginaceae and Primulaceae (incl. Myrsinaceae) Fortnight: Primula stuartii from Himachal: GSG-19 : 8 posts by 6 authors. Attachments (1). Primula stuartii from Himachal [GHNP, Kullu; 3600 m asl]  Flowers of this species are tucked in topi towards ceremonial head gear […]

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Primula minutissima

Primula minutissima Jacquem. ex Duby, Prodr. 8: 42 1844. (syn: Primula heydei Watt);   Common name: Heyde’s Primrose        Plumbaginaceae, Primulaceae & Myrsinaceae Fortnight 1-14June2014: Primula minutissima from Uttarakhand_DSR_1 : 4 posts by 4 authors. Primula minutissima Jacq. ex Duby (Primulaceae) is a tiny carpet forming herb in alpine zones of Western Himalaya. […]

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