Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Codonopsis convolvulacea Kurz subsp.  forrestii (Diels) D.Y.Hong & L.M.Ma

Region:Sichuan; Garze Tibetan Autonomous Pref.; Daocheng Xian
Gazetteer:Dao Cheng on road S216, km-stone 79.
Coordinates: 28.6687 N, 100.2341 E  Alt: 3272m 

Scrambling herb with white sap. Corolla pale blue-mauve with burgundy ring inside at the base.
Roadside, SW-facing bank, 30 slope. With Codonopsis, Pedicularis, Lonicera, Notholirion, Thalictrum.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Subgenus Pseudocodonopsis. Stigma 3-lobed. Corolla rotate, divided for more than 3/4 its length.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2245               5 August 2010

morphological details

calyx calyx androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium style style

anthers and style anthers and style

stigmas stigmas

stamen stamen

section of the ovary section of the ovary stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface    
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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