Voucher: KYRG 15
Galium verum 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 40-50cm tall with whorled leaves. Flowers paniculate and yellow.
Alpine meadow dominated by Artemisia dracunculus on loose scree with Lagochilus seravschanicus and Verbascum.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.23, V. L. Komarov. Leaves up to 10 whorled. Leaves mucronate, green and linear. Flowers in branched cymes. Fruit a schizocarp made of two dry and smooth coccus.
Ancillary Collections: photos
Borosova, R. 15 8 July 2008