Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Helicia nilagirica Bedd.    

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). Walk to jin chang he (river).
Coordinates: 25.2968 N, 98.7963 E  Alt: 1806m 

Shrub 1.5 m tall, flowers white, nectary disk lobed, brownish.
Growing in shade with Rhododendron, Lyonia, Quercus.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Ovary glabrous. Leaves with conspicuous reticulate veins.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2032               23 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence flower flower gynoecium and nectary scales gynoecium and nectary scales

nectary scales nectary scales

stem stem

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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