Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Impatiens cf. purpurea Hand.-Mazz.    

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: 25.3061 N, 98.7783 E  Alt: 2133m 

Branching herb 0.6 m tall. Leaves purplish abaxially. Flowers yellow, pink, dark pink stripes and blotches inside.
Edge of track.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Bracts ovate. Distal lobe of the lateral sepal long acuminate. Spur recurved and twisted. Anthers obtuse. Capsules linear.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2045               23 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence flower bud flower bud lower sepal lower sepal

lateral sepals lateral sepals

upper petal upper petal

lateral united petals lateral united petals

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium androecium androecium stem stem
stipules stipules adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures