Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 182 

Dracocephalum komarovii Lipsky

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: 7km south-west of Kara-Buura Pass 
Coordinates: 42º09'14'' N, 71º31'36'' E  Alt: 2694m 

Herbaceous plant with woody taproot, to 10cm tall. Leaves glaucous, with foetid smell. Flowers white with brown venation.
Stable scree, E facing with Codonopsis, Astragalus and Poaceae.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.20, V. L. Komarov. Leaves ovate, entire, slightly fleshy. Bracts leaf-like. Calyx two-lobed, subequal, not acuminate and awned. Flowers white with brown venation inside the corolla tube. 
Ancillary Collections: photos 

Landrein, S. 182                10 July 2008

morphological details

corolla apex corolla apex calyx calyx anthers anthers

gynoecium gynoecium

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

inflorescence flowers
flowers flowers