Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 487 

Asteraceae
Artemisia dracunculus L.

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Ala-Buka Rayon
Gazetteer: 16km south-east of Chapchyma Pass 
Coordinates: 41º31'39'' N, 70º48'48'' E  Alt: 2666m 


Herb to 1m tall. Dominant species.
Altitude steppe on gravelly soil.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.26, V. L. Komarov. Sect. dracunculus. Tall herb with woody base. Leaves simple, lanceolate, glabrous. Inflorescence paniculate. Phyllaries broad, few with brown membranous margin. Florets few, female on the margin, sterile in the middle. Cypselas few. 
Ancillary Collections: photos 

Osborne, J. 487                8 July 2008

morphological details

capitula capitula dissected capitulum dissected capitulum stem stem

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

 

field picture
flowering plants
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher