Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Dracocephalum bullatum Forrest ex Diels    

Region:Yunnan; Li Jiang Shi Prefecture; Yulongxueshan
Gazetteer:Walk from the Kunming Institute of Botany, field station to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain.
Coordinates: 27.0382 N, 100.1795 E  Alt: 4089m 

Herb with procumbent stems to 20 cm. Flowers purple with darker markings. Anthers purple, pollen white. Stems pink.
Rocky SW-facing slope, 40.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online calyx 2-lipped; upper lip middle tooth twice as wide as lateral teeth; lower lip 2-toothed; stamens 4, included, posterior stamens longer than anterior ones, bracts large and partially covering calyces.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2301               8 August 2010

morphological details

flower and bract flower and bract corolla apex corolla apex corolla mouth corolla mouth

fruiting calyx fruiting calyx

calyx calyx

stamens and style stamens and style

anthers and stigmas anthers and stigmas gynoecium gynoecium inflorescence rachis inflorescence rachis
stem stem adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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