Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Cyananthus formosus 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 blue-purple flowers. Corolla with purple hairs at mouth. Stigma white, 5-lobed.
Loose, rocky scree, SW-facing slope 45

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Calyx white pubescent.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2305               8 August 2010

morphological details

corolla  tube corolla tube corolla mouth corolla mouth calyx section calyx section

gynoecium gynoecium

androecium androecium

stigmas stigmas

calyx calyx calyx lobes calyx lobes stem base stem base
leaves leaves abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plant
corolla mouth