Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Salvia jurisicii Kosanin

Verified by: Temperate sect.10 August 2012
Notes: Verified with Flora Europaea vol. 3. Plant aromatic strigose. Stem strongly sulcate swollen in between nodes. Leaves pinnate with 4-6 pairs of leaflets. Inflorescence erect of 6-flowered whorls. Flowers purple-lilac, slightly resupinate. Calyx with bisulcate upper lip. Stamens not exserted. Lower lip keel shaped covered in long multicellular hairs. Upper lobes erect. Staminal connective much longer than filament, short arm dolabriform with a sterile anther cell.
Field notes: Seed list no. 22.

flowers flowers

cyme cyme

flower flower

calyx calyx

flower flower

upper lip upper lip

lower lip lower lip

corolla mouth corolla mouth

flower section flower section
stamen stamen sterile thecae sterile thecae fertile thecae fertile thecae
gynoecium gynoecium style style ovary section ovary section
stem stem adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

flowering branches