Mexico 2013 Flora de Durango y Jalisco

Voucher:SG 503

Salvia gesneriiflora Lindley & Paxton

Location:Durango, Espinazo del Diablo.
Coordinates: 23°39'33" N, 105°44'20" W Alt: 2502m

Shrub 2 m tall. Leaves and stems viscid, aromatic. Flowers red.
Open Pinus and Quercus forest. Growing beside dry stream bed in part shade.

Identification Notes: Verified M. Epling, C. 1939 'A revision of Salvia subgenus Calosphace' Fedde Repert Sp. Nov. Beih. 110:1-388. Subgenus Calosphace, Section brandegia. Leaves and stems glandular hairy. Calyx upper lobe 3-5 veined. Corolla pubescent, tube without scales or invagination at the base. Style hairy with unequal stigmatic branches. Close to S. fulgens but corolla tube without scales.

González, S. #503      21 June 2013

morphological details

pedicel pedicel calyx calyx lower lip lower lip
corolla tube corolla tube stamens stamens stigmas stigmas
thecae thecae corolla tube corolla tube gynoecium gynoecium
gynoecium gynoecium connective connective filament filament
thecae thecae calyx base calyx base calyx apex calyx apex
nutlets nutlets nutlets nutlets nutlet section nutlet section
stem stem adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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