Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Primula sikkimensis Hook.    

Region:Yunnan; Zhongdian (Shangri-la) Pref.; Deqin Xian
Gazetteer:Above the Yak cheese farm (Nailaochang), Langducun. Near the lake.
Coordinates: 28.2481 N, 99.9763 E  Alt: 3856m 

Herb 30 cm tall. Flowers pale yellow, nodding. Stems and pedicels farinose. Petioles pink tinged.
Alpine meadow and grazing pasture with Primula, Trollius, Pedicularis, Polygonum, Halenia, Geranium.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Leaves and stems glabrous. Inflorescence umbellate. Corolla campanulate, lobes erect in line with tube.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2225               4 August 2010

morphological details

bracts bracts corolla section corolla section corolla tube section, androecium corolla tube section, androecium

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

calyx calyx

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

Other field pictures

flowering plants
flowering plants