Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Pilea longipedunculata Chien & C.J.Chen    

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: 25.3012 N, 98.7858 E  Alt: 1966m 

Herb 1 m tall; inflorescence fern like, light green- yellow. Flowers minute, anthers white. Leaves large, glossy adaxially.
Growing in open area, in rocks on road side, on a little slope, N facing. With another Pilea, Rhododendron, ferns, Asteraceae, Impatiens.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Cystoliths linear. Male flowers sessile in glomerules. Perianth lobes 4, valvate. Leaf margin serrate at apex.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2035               23 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence glomerule glomerule male flowers male flowers

male flower male flower

stem stem

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface  
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plant