Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 510a 

Fabaceae subf. faboideae
Oxytropis columbina Vass..

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: Kara-Buura Pass. (top of pass) 
Coordinates: 42º12'09'' N, 71º34'46'' E  Alt: 3315m 
Herb 15cm tall. Leaves grey-green. Legumes inflated hairy and reddish at the end of long pedunculate heads.
Alpine exposed rocky hill at the top of the pass E to NE facing. With Astragalus, Pulsatilla, Silene, Allium.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.12, V. L. Komarov. No herbarium specimen collected. Need specimen in flower for further verification.
Ancillary Collections: photos, seed

Osborne, J. 510a                10 July 2008

seed pictures
seeds seeds seed seed seed side seed side
field picture
fruiting plant

Other field pictures

fruits fruits
fruiting plant fruits