The Himalayan ranges show change in vegetation from tropical to Tundra.
In mountainous area with increase in altitude there is corresponding decrease in temperature which leads to change in vegetation types.
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With the increase in altitude
there is a decrease in temperature. This is the reason why Himalayas have
varied vegetation, with tropical dense forest to Tundra forests in which growth
is hindered by lower temperatures.