Mexico 2013 Flora de Puebla y Veracruz

Voucher:LCO 2630

Buddleja parviflora Kunth

Location:Veracruz, Mpio Perote, Tepeyahualco, km 97 on the Autopista from Puebla to Jalapa.
Coordinates: 19°32'14" N, 97°22'42" W Alt: 2414m

Shrub 1.6 m height and spread. Bark blackish-brown. Inflorescence white pubescent. Flowers white with 4 corolla lobes. Dried capsules from previous season still attached.
Old volcanic lava flow with ?Nolina, Agave, Opuntia, Hechtia and Mammillaria. Growing in a sheltered hole in the rocks with Poaceae, Lamiaceae and Hechtia.

Identification Notes: Verified with Rzedowski, G. C. de y J. Rzedowski, 2001. Flora fanerogámica del Valle de México. 2 ed. Leaves densely stellate pubescent abaxially. Inflorescence paniculate. flowers white 4-merous.

Caamaño Onofre, L. #2630      2 June 2013

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence flowers flowers flowers flowers

flower flower

flowers flowers

corolla corolla

gynoecium gynoecium gynoecium, corolla gynoecium, corolla stem stem
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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flowering shrub