Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Codonopsis foetens Hook.f. & Thomson subsp.  nervosa (Chipp) D.Y.Hong

Region:Sichuan; Garze Tibetan Autonomous Pref.; Daocheng Xian
Gazetteer:Dao Cheng on road S216 to Xiangcheng.
Coordinates: 28.8588 N, 100.2656 E  Alt: 4255m 

Herb 20 cm tall. Flowers pale blue with purple veins inside.
High altitude meadow with shrubs. Yaks grazing. Growing with Ribes, protected from grazing in a patch of Juniperus and Berberis.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Subgenus Codonopsis. Stigma 3-lobed. Corolla glabrous, campanulate.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2261               5 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower corolla corolla androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

stamens stamens

stigmas stigmas

stem stem

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface    
field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures