Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Eleutherococcus leucorrhizus Oliver var.  fulvescens (Harms & Rehder) Nakai

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Bi Jiang river valley. Yakou, along provincial road 227 from Yunlong to Lanping.
Coordinates: 26.5778 N, 99.4401 E  Alt: 2984m 

Shrub 2.5 m tall. Corolla purple-green. Anthers purple.
Forest edge with Lonicera, Prinsepia, Deutzia, Cotoneaster, Xanthoxylum and Jasminum.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Ovary 2 locular. Pedicel not articulate. Stamens 5. No prickles on our specimen.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2145               30 July 2010

morphological details

umbel umbel flower buds flower buds pedicels pedicels

flowers flowers

flower flower

leaf rachis leaf rachis

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

Other field pictures

flowering branches