Voucher: KYRG 131
Convolvulus pseudocantabrica Schrenk.
Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast Aksy Rayon
Gazetteer: Sary-Chelek Biosphere Reserve
Coordinates: 41º47'02'' N, 71º59'13'' E Alt: 1524m outside the buffer zone.
Pseudo-erect herb to 30cm tall. Stem and leaves sericeous. Leaves narrow, deciduous. Flowers in a terminal raceme. Corolla pink. Calyx membranous.
Very dry South facing slope on conglomerate rocks with Eremurus, Cerasus, Celtis, Prangos, Centaurea.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.19, V. L. Komarov. Leaves linear slightly hairy adaxially with 'prong'-like hairs, more densely so abaxially. Pedicel long. Corolla pink with hairy 'bands' between the corolla lobes. Calyx glabrous rounded with a membranous margin and a mucro.
Ancillary Collections: photos, seeds
Landrein, S. 131 7 July 2008