Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Sarcococca hookeriana Baillon    

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Tian chi Nature Reserve
Coordinates: 25.8714 N, 99.2918 E  Alt: 2588m 

Shrub 0.5 m tall. Leaves sub-opposite. Fruit green, unripe. Flowers in bud.
Pinus yunnanensis forest with Malus, Populus, Rubus, Thalictrum and Roscoea.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Inflorescences racemose. Styles two. Leaves pinnately veined.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2121               29 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence flower bud flower bud flower bud section flower bud section

fruit fruit

fruit fruit

seed seed

leaf base leaf base abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surafce adaxial leaf surafce
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

fruiting branch
fruiting branch