Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Ardisia virens Kurz    

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: 25.3082 N, 98.7949 E  Alt: 1585m 

Small tree, 2-3 m long, leaning. Leaves with wavy margins, glandular. Petals 5, light pink, sepals 5, triangular. Anther cone yellow.
in a valley.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Inflorescence terminal, compound, of 3-4 umbels. Leaves and inflorescence black punctate.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2011               22 July 2010

morphological details

flowers flowers flowers flowers flower flower

androecium androecium

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

stamen stamen

gynoecium gynoecium inflorescence inflorescence stem stem
abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
field picture
flowering branch
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering branch
flowering branch