Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Corallodiscus kingianus (Craib) B.L.Burtt    

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 

Leaves in a rosette. Flowers on scapes 10 cm tall. Flowers blue-purple outside and white with purple markings inside.
Roadside, SW-facing bank, 30 slope. With Codonopsis, Pedicularis, Lonicera, Notholirion, Thalictrum. Growing on mossy rock.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Corolla with lower lip bearded inside. Stamens 4, two longer and two shorter, anthers coherent in pairs.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2251               5 August 2010

morphological details

flowers flowers calyx calyx corolla tube section corolla tube section

stamens stamens

gynoecium gynoecium

capsules capsules

dehisced capsule dehisced capsule 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