Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Parochetus communis Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:53 km from Liu ku zhen (town) to Cao Jian zhen (town).
Coordinates: 25.7801° N, 99.1017° E  Alt: 2281m 

Herb to 10 cm tall, stoloniferous. Flowers blue, petals white towards base, pollen yellow.
Roadside, steep SW facink bank, 45 degree slope, with Hypericum, Actinidia sinensis, Hydrangea, Alnus nepalensis, Ilex, Tradescanthia.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe Trifolieae. Keel abruptly in­flexed, acute. Anthers uniform.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2055               24 July 2010

morphological details

wings and banner wings and banner keel keel androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

ovary ovary

style style

androecium androecium

stem stem young fruit young fruit adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface
abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface    
field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures