Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Dipoma iberideum Franch.    

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 15 cm tall. Flowers white with indistinct blue veins. Anthers purple before anthesis. Fruits with black valves.
Loose, rocky scree, SW-facing slope 45

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Stamens free. Petals entire. Fruits opening by ovate black valves. Hairs long, often branched.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2304               8 August 2010

morphological details

flowers flowers calyx calyx androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

androecium androecium

gynoecium gynoecium

silcule silcule

silicule silicule silicule silicule valves valves
valve and seed valve and seed dehisced silicule dehisced silicule leaf surface leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures