Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Caprifoliaceae
Triosteum himalayanum Wallich

Verified by: Temperate sect. 16 June 2009
Notes: Verified with the draft of Flora of China (www.eFloras.org). Leaves perfoliate, glandular hairy. Leaf margin wavy with a few teeth. Inflorescence a cyme of 3 sessile flowers at each node and axile. Ovary globular with short neck, glandular hairy. Ovary 3 locular with 3 ovules. Calyx short cupular, green covered with red glands. Corolla red and red veined inside. Lower lip split to half way.
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Locality: China, Xinjiang
Coordinates:  3400m
Field notes: Ex Uppsala B.G. For W.G.
Collector: Smith, H. 14147

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nectary nectary

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ovary ovary

calyx calyx

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section of the nectary section of the nectary

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drupe drupe

drupe drupe

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pyrene pyrene

pyrene pyrene

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adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface leaf margin leaf margin

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