Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Strobilanthes inflata T.Anderson var.  inflata 

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Tian chi Nature Reserve
Coordinates: 25.8735 N, 99.2949 E  Alt: 2581m 

Shrub 0.5-1 m tall. Corolla pale lilac-white with darker purple stripes between the lobes.
Pinus yunnanensis forest. Growing with bamboo and Toxicodendron.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Buds densely white hairy. Calyx 5-lobed, lobes reflexed. Flowers axillary, sessile.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2125               29 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower corolla corolla calyx calyx

androecium androecium

gynoecium gynoecium

style style

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

additional pictures

field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering branch
corolla mouth