Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Viburnum cylindricum Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:Gao li gong shan, 50 km from Liuku to Yao Jiaping on the 316 provincial road.
Coordinates: 25.9719 N, 98.7083 E  Alt: 2553m 

Large shrub to 5 m tall, flowers white with purple anthers. Fruits green immature.
SW facing with Alnus, Salix, Rhododendron, Populus.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Leaves entire. Leaf blade glabrous, pinninerved and acuminate. Stems glabrous. Inflorescence an umbel of corymb to 10 cm across. Corolla cylindrical, to 5-6 mm long. Stamens exserted. Corolla lobes short.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2059               25 July 2010

morphological details

flowers flowers flower flower gynoecium gynoecium

androecium androecium

corymb corymb

stem stem

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface stem cross section stem cross section
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering branch