Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 104 

Asphodelaceae
Eremurus olgae Rgl.

Region: Chüy Oblast  Alamüdün Rayon
Gazetteer: Ala Archa National Park 
Coordinates: 42º39' N, 74º29'35'' E  Alt: 1605m  Along the road before the entrance of the National Park.


Scape tall to 1m high. Basal rosette of leaves withered. Flowers in a long cylindrical raceme. Flowers white with purple- brown line in the middle of each tepal. Filament long exserted and anthers bright orange. Roots fusiform, digitate, orange inside.
Hill with dry vegetation, only the Eremerus are flowering.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.4, V. L. Komarov. Leaves with hyaline sheath at base. Scape many flowered with spreading pedicels. Bracts linear glabrous. Caspule black, smooth. Seeds three winged and ribbed on the sides. 
Ancillary Collections: photos, seeds 

Landrein, S. 104                2 July 2008

morphological details

stamens stamens tepals tepals androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

capsule capsule

bracts bracts

leaf surface leaf surface

seed pictures
seeds seeds seed seed seed seed
seed seed    
field picture
inflorescence
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher sheet 1/2
Herbarium voucher sheet 2/2

Other field pictures

flowering plant capsules
flowers flowers