Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Stellera chamaejasme L.    

Region:Sichuan; Garze Tibetan Autonomous Pref.; Daocheng Xian
Gazetteer:Near Hong gang.
Coordinates: 28.5643 N, 100.1919 E  Alt: 4158m 

Herb 20 cm tall. Calyx corolla-like with white lobes, purple or yellow tube. Flowers strongly scented.
Alpine meadow with Spenceria, Campanula and Pedicularis. Pigs grazing.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Flowers 5-merous. Inflorescence with leafy involucre. Petaloid appendages absent.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2239               4 August 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence calyx tubes calyx tubes calyx lobes calyx lobes

flowers flowers

calxy tube section calxy tube section

androecium androecium

gynoecium gynoecium roots roots stem stem
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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