Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China

Voucher:10CS2006

Cucurbitaceae
Trichosanthes rosthornii Harms var.  rosthornii 

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Bao shan
Gazetteer:Off provincial road 230 at Gang dang, Bai hua ling, Han long zhai (village) (at the end of Z003 county road). Circular walk to Pu bu (waterfall).
Coordinates: 25.3058 N, 98.7987 E  Alt: 1605m 

Flowers white, petals fringed at apex and coiled. Female flowers only.
mountain slope 20 degrees.

Identification Notes:Verified with herbarium specimen comparison.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2006               22 July 2010

morphological details

fruit base calyx fruit surface flower tendril tendril

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

female flower
corolla
fruit