Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Ligularia longifolia Hand.-Mazz.    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:Lanping Nature Reserve, Fu he. Mi Le Ba village.
Coordinates: 26.4201 N, 99.2763 E  Alt: 3152m 

Fleshy herb 30 cm tall. Flowers yellow.
Alpine pasture grazed by livestock. Growing in boggy flush with Iris and grasses.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe SENECIONEAE. Pappus brownish white.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2184               1 August 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence capitula capitula phyllaries phyllaries

ligulate floret ligulate floret

pappus pappus

ligulate and disc floret ligulate and disc floret

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

Other field pictures

flowering plants