Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 171 

Artemisia persica Boiss.

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: 15km south of Kara-Buura Pass 
Coordinates: 42º03'58'' N, 71º35'44'' E  Alt: 2247m  after the bridge and the camp site along the river.

Herb with many stems from a woody base. Plants strongly aromatic. Leaves palmately compound, dissected. Capitula large, on a raceme. Phyllaries hairy with a membranous margin.
Rocky road side with Artemisia, Phlomoides, Spiraea amd Acantholimon.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.26, V. L. Komarov. Leaves three times pinnately divided. Leaves arachnoid hairy. Phyllaries in several rows hairy with scarious brown margin. Florets tubular female on the edge, hermaphrodite in the middle. Corolla hairy. Receptacle slightly hairy. 
Ancillary Collections: photos 

Landrein, S. 171                10 July 2008

morphological details

phyllaries phyllaries capitulum capitulum tubulat floret tubulat floret

receptacle and florets receptacle and florets

leaf leaf


field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

inflorescence capitula