Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Parnassia deqenensis T.C.Ku    

Region:Yunnan; Zhongdian (Shangri-la) Pref.; Deqin Xian
Gazetteer:5 km from Geza (Gezancun) towards Langdoucun.
Coordinates: 28.1304 N, 99.8534 E  Alt: 3861m 

Herb 20 cm tall. Flowers white. Staminodes greenish-yellow, 3-lobed or irregularly lobed.
Pasture with shrubs. Growing on a shallow South facing slope 10, with Salix, Lonicera, Iris, Berberis, Trollius, Sinopodophyllum, Artemisia, Silene.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2190               3 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower staminodes staminodes stamen stamen

petals petals

calyx calyx

calyx calyx

stem stem plant base plant base abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface    

additional pictures

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flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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