Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Impatiens cf. siculifer Hook.f.    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Fugong xian
Gazetteer:Gaoligong Shan. On road towards Myanmar border from Nianma luoqu (18 km from Lu ma deng, across the concrete bridge, above the military station).
Coordinates: 27.1674 N, 98.7773 E  Alt: 2556m 

Herb 30 cm tall. Flowers yellow. Leaves whorled on stem.
Roadside with Tetracentron sinense, Carex, Fragaria, Pilea and Helichrysum.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Distal lobe of the lateral petal is not as lanceolate as other herbarium specimens.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2090               27 July 2010

morphological details

flowers flowers flower bud flower bud flower flower

lower sepal lower sepal

lateral sepal lateral sepal

upper petal upper petal

lateral united petals lateral united petals lateral united petals lateral united petals androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium
stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

additional pictures

capsules flower
field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures