Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

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

morphological details

flower flower calyx calyx anthers and style anthers and style

stem stem

leaves leaves

leaf surface leaf surface

seed pictures
capsule capsule seeds seeds seed seed
seeds seeds  
field picture
flowering stem
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plant