*Clematis acutangula * is not listed in Nepal in books as well as link :
Another, the flower color and leaves do not match at all as per the links:
As such*,* request expert for the verdict.
On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 5:02 PM, J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks a lot, Chadwell ji.
> Catalogue of Life gives it (*Clematis acutangula* Hook. fil. & Thomson) as
> a syn. of *Clematis ranunculoides *Franch.
> Images of this look different at the following links:
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> From: chrischadwell...@btinternet.com <chrischadwell...@btinternet.com>
> Date: 5 October 2016 at 09:05
> Subject: Re: SK125OCT042016:ID
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> Cc: jmga...@gmail.com
> My first offering on Nepal. I am not as familiar with its flora as Ladakh
> or the NW Himalaya and as with the whole of the Himalayan foothills, the
> lower the elevation one goes, especially into sub-tropical and tropical
> plants, my knowledge rapidly diminishes! Nevertheless, I have visited
> Nepal on a number of occasions and know something of its flora. This
> Clematis is certainly not *C.buchananiana*. *I think you will find this
> is Clematis acutangula - it is not recorded in 'An Enumeration of the
> Flowering Plants of Nepal' Vol 2, 1979) nor 'Flora of Kathmandu Valley'
> (1986). Hooker knew the plant as is in FBI - from Khasia Hills (now
> Meghalaya). Do not know of any images on internet. The pressed specimens
> in Kew herbarium will not help much.*
> If circumstances permit, I shall contribute more about Nepalese flora.
> On Tuesday, 4 October 2016 09:59:03 UTC+1, Saroj Kumar Kasaju wrote:
>> Dear Members,
>> Sharing some pictures for ID shot at the Chandtagiri Hill Kathmandu on
>> 19 September 2016 at 8200 ft.
>> Could it be *Clematis buchananiana* DC. ??
>> If so why color of flower is different?
>> Thank you.
>> Saroj Kasaju
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