Three noteworthy additions to the flora of the western Himalaya, India

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Ishwari Datt Rai
Amit Kumar
Gajendra Singh
Bhupendra Singh Adhikari
Gopal Singh Rawat


During recent botanical explorations in the western Himalaya, three interesting species were recorded from the subalpine-alpine areas, which were hitherto unknown from this region.  Their occurrence in this region is phytogeographically significant and noteworthy.  In this paper a brief description of these species along with phenology, distribution, ecology, photographs and phytogeographical notes are provided.

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Gopal Singh Rawat, Wildlife Institute of India

Dean, Faculty of Wildlife Sciences


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