Edgeworth's Figwort
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Edgeworth's Figwort
ative Photo: Thingnam Girija
Common name: Edgeworth's Figwort
Botanical name: Scrophularia edgeworthii    Family: Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)

Edgeworth's Figwort is closely similar to the Himalayan Figwort, the main difference being that the stamens protrude out in Himalayan Figwort whereas they remain inside the flower in Edgeworth's Figwort. Leaves are ovate, single or double-toothed. Flowers are borne in wide panicle at the top of the stem. Edgeworth's Figwort is found in Western Himalayas.

Identification credit: Gurcharan Singh
Photographed in Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand.
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