Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Cotoneaster buxifolius Wall. ex Lindley var.  buxifolius 

Region:Yunnan; Kunming prefecture; Wuhua district
Gazetteer:Kunmíng on hills above Xiao Shao on National Road 213 to Jiao zi shan.
Coordinates: 25.2097° N, 102.7424° E  Alt: 2318m 

Woody shrub 1 m tall, spreading to 1.5 m. Flowers white.
Rocky SW-facing slope in limestone hills. With Quercus, Abelia uniflora, Berberis, Cotoneaster, Ficus ti-koua and Scutellaria. Vegetation height to 2m tall.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Abaxial surfaces of leaf blade and hypanthium tomentose.
Ancillary Collections: Photos 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C. & Osborne, J.#901               18 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower flowers flowers androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

pome pome

pome pome

pome cross section pome cross section

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

Other field pictures

flowering branch