Central Asia

Photographs taken on an expedition to Kazakhstan and Mongolia funded by Plant Select in June and July of 2009.

(Click on an image and you can view these as a slide show)

Androsace akbaitalensis on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Aquilegia glandulosa in the Kazakhstan Altai

Aquilegia glandulosa (with friends) in the Kazakhstan Altai




Asplenium septentrionale in Kazakhstan steppe

Bergenia altaica on Kazakh Altai





Calianthemum alatavicum on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Callianthemum sp. on the Austrian Road, Kazakh Altai



Chorispora bungeana on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Claytonia joannae on the Mongolian Altai

Clematis sibirica on the Kazakh Altai


Cortusa broteroi on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Corydalis bungeana on the Kazakh Altai

Dactylorhiza umbrosa on the Kazakh Altai

Daphne altaica on the Kazakh Altai


Delphinium sp. on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Dracocephalum bungeanum on the Mongolian Altai

Gentiana grandiflora on the Kazakh Altai
Gentiana grandiflora

Gentiana grandiflora

Gentiana grandiflora

Gentiana grandiflora

Gentiana grandiflora

Gentiana grandiflora

Gypsophila sericea on the Kazakh Altai

Hypericum elongatum on the Kazakh Altai
Leontopodium fedtchenkoanum


Eritrichium ochroleucum on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Onosma sp. on the Kazakh Altai

Orostachys spinosa on the Kazakh Altai

Orostachys spinosa on the Kazakh Altai


Paeonia anomala on the Kazakh Altai

Paeonia hybrida on the Kazakh Altai

Parnassia sp. in the Altai

Parnassia sp. in the Altai


Primula algida on the Tian Shan above Almaty


Rhodiola quadrifida on the Mongolian Altai



Rhodiola coccinea on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Rhodiola coccinea on the Tian Shan above Almaty


Rhodiola Kirilowii on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Rhodiola Kirilowii on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Rhodiola rosea on the Mongolian Altai

Rhodiola rosea and Eritrichium pauciflorum on the Mongolian Altai


Rosularia alpestris on the Tian Shan above Almaty
Rosularia alpestris (and other goodies) on the Tian Shan above Almaty


Scutellaria sp. on the Mongolian Steppe

Sedum hybridum on the Kazakh Altai

Sibbaldia cuneata on the Tian Shan above Almaty


Smelowskia calycina on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Stelleropsis altaica on the Altai foothills

Stelleropsis altaica on the Altai foothills

Stelleropsis altaica on the Altai foothills


Trollius lilacinus on the Tian Shan above Almaty
Trollius lilacinus on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Veronica densiflora on the Mongolian Altai


Veronica multifida on the Kazakh steppe


Viola altaica on the Tian Shan above Almaty

Viola tianshanica on the Tian Shan above Almaty

3 comments:

  1. Fantastic! Great pictures.

    Marek

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  2. Fantastic! It reminds me of my botanical trip to the russian altai. thank you very much for the beautiful memories!

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    1. Great pictures ! Is not it Leontopodium the number 33? Hedvika

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