Voucher: KYRG 152
Zabelia corymbosa (Regel et Schmalh.) Makino
Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast Ala-Buka Rayon
Gazetteer: 6km west of Terek-Say
Coordinates: 41º28'51'' N, 71º05'41'' E Alt: 1581m along the Chinese Gold Mine.
Shrub 3-4m tall. Many individuals are covering the hillside above the gold mine. The shrubs are very distinctive with their persistent brown calyx and can be seen from far away. Calyx lobes 4. Plants fruiting more ripe than the previous collections.
N facing hillside with Spiraea, Convolvulus, Juniperus.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.23, V. L. Komarov.
Ancillary Collections: DNA, photos, seeds
Landrein, S. 152 8 July 2008