Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Lonicera hispida Pallas ex Roemer & Schultes    

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 

Shrub 1.5 m tall, spreading 1.5 m. Young twigs purple with whitish bloom. Stems solid. Leaves glaucous beneath. In fruit, fruits orange. Ovaries free.
Roadside, SW-facing bank, 30 slope. With Codonopsis, Pedicularis, Lonicera, Notholirion, Thalictrum.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Leaves scabrid. Calyx with short lobes. Bracts longer than fruits and long ciliate. Fruits glandular hairy.

Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2246               5 August 2010

morphological details

berries berries bracts bracts bracts bracts

bracts bracts

berry berry

seed seed

seed cross section seed cross section axillary buds axillary buds stem stem
stem cross section stem cross section abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

fruiting branch