Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Parnassia venusta Z.P.Jien    

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 

Tiny herb 2 cm tall. Corolla green with darker veins. Pollen bright orange. Staminodes 3-lobed.
Rocky SW-facing slope, 40.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2302               8 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower calyx calyx petal base petal base

androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

staminode staminode

petal and staminode petal and staminode

stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plant