Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Oxalis leucolepis Diels    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:Lanping Nature Reserve, Fu he. Mi Le Ba village.
Coordinates: 26.4584 N, 99.2556 E  Alt: 3242m 

Herb with creeping stolons. Flowers white with dark pink veins and petal bases. Anthers pale pink. Styles 5, white. Calyx pink tinged.
Mixed Acer and Rhododendron forest. Growing in a forest clearing with Fragaria, Rubus, Circaea and mosses.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Scales on rhizome widely spaced. Bracts glabrous.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2175               1 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower flower flower androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

pedicel pedicel

stem stem

stolon stolon

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

Other field pictures

flowering plant