Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Impatiens nubigena W.W.Smith    

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 30 cm tall. Flowers white with yellow saccate lower sepal.
Pasture with shrubs. South facing slope 10. Growing with Salix, Lonicera, Berberis, Trollius, Iris, Sinopodophyllum, Artemisia and Silene.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Upper petal orbicular, cucullate. Lowers sepal without a spur.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2192               3 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower flower flower upper sepals upper sepals

lateral petals lateral petals

lateral petals lower lobe lateral petals lower lobe

gynoecium gynoecium

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

Other field pictures