Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Filipendula vestita (Wall. ex G.Don) Maxim.    

Region:Yunnan; Zhongdian (Shangri-la) Pref.; Deqin Xian
Gazetteer:33 km-stone along road from Shangri La to Xiang Cheng.
Coordinates: 28.0490 N, 99.7593 E  Alt: 3219m 

Herb 30-50 cm tall. Flowers creamy-white, sweet scented. Carpels green, twisted.
Pasture with shrubs. Boggy area with Iris, Ajuga, Spiranthes, Sanguisorba and Filipendula.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Achenes not contorted.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2270               6 August 2010

morphological details

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stipules stipules

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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