Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 25 

Rosaceae
Spiraea hypericifolia L.

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: 15km south of Kara-Buura Pass 
Coordinates: 42º04'01'' N, 71º35'37'' E  Alt: 2278m  after the bridge up the hill.
Shrub to 1m tall in fruit. Fruit a follicetum with 5 follicles.
Stony hill with Ziziphora, Acantholimon, Potentilla, Melica.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.9, V. L. Komarov. Leaves simple with entire margin, oblong, lanceolate. Fruits in axillary sessile umbels with leaves at the base. Pedicels 5-15mm long. Umbels simple 4-10 fruited. 
Ancillary Collections: photos, seeds 

Borosova, R. 25                10 July 2008

morphological details

follicetum follicetum hypanthium and sepals hypanthium and sepals follicetum follicetum

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

pedicels pedicels

seed pictures
seeds seeds seeds seeds seed seed
field picture
fruiting shrub
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

fruiting branch leaves
fruiting branch fruiting branch