Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Lycianthes biflora (Loureiro) Bitter var.  biflora 

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: 25.3010 N, 98.7846 E  Alt: 1998m 

Small shrub 1.5 m tall. Corolla white with green spot at base of each lobe, anthers dark purple with brown connective, poricidal dehiscence, pollen white. Flower buds white with pink tip.
N facing, edge of track.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Flowers in fascicles. Calyx truncate with 10 subapical teeth. Anthers with apical pores.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2040               23 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower corolla corolla androecium androecium

calyx calyx

gynoecium gynoecium

style style

capsules capsules capsule capsule stem stem
abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface  
field picture
flowering branch
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering branch