gauri dhan

Alpine Sedge (Gauri dhan)

Alpine swamp plant may be a tufte perennial herb, 1-2 foot tall, growing in clumps. Stem is erect or base ascending, sharply trigonous, smooth, papillose, grey-green. Leaves area unit regarding half stem length, sheaths 3-5 cm, wide and conspicuous, gray or yellowish-brown, generally red, margin of scarious facet concavo-concave. Leaf blades area unit 3-9 millimeter wide, flat, margins curving, long pointed, grey-green, either side papillary close to scabrous tip. Flower spikes area unit 3-5, dark purple-red, club-shaped, 2-3.5 cm long. higher one or two area unit male, stalkless, remaining spikes feminine, with slender peduncles, lowest one generally remote. feminine glumes area unit dark purple-red, lanceshaped or rectangular. Utricles area unit dark purple-red, pale at base, longer than bract, elliptic or ovate.

Product Description

Alpine swamp plant is found high within the the Himalaya, from Islamic State of Afghanistan to geographic area, at altitudes of 3800-4900 m. Flowering: June-July


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