Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Boenninghausenia albiflora (Hook.) Rchb. ex Meisner    

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: 25.9861 N, 98.7076 E  Alt: 2713m 

1 m tall herb, woody at base. Petals 4, white with irregular orange blotches. Leaves with glands.
Rocks, open area by stream. Growing with Polygonum, Helichrysum, Rubus.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Fruit of 4 follicles
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2069               25 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower flower flower  
androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

follicles follicles

follicle section follicle section

leaf leaf

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

additional pictures

inflorescence flowers
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flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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