Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China

Voucher:10CS2130

Asteraceae
Adenocaulon himalaicum Edgew.    

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

Herb 50 cm tall with fleshy stems. Florets white. Peduncle and ovaries with purple stalked glands.
Pinus yunnanensis forest with bamboo. Growing along pathway.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online www.efloras.org. Tribe MUTISIEAE. Achenes glandular stipitate. Pappus absent.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2130               29 July 2010

morphological details

capitulum capitulum florets florets capitulum section capitulum section

florets florets

cyspelum cyspelum

floret floret

phyllaries phyllaries stem seed root root
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  

additional pictures

capitulum
field picture
habitat
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

inflorescence
inflorescence
inflorescence