Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Leontopodium sinense Hemsl.    

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 

Herb 25 cm tall. Stems woody at base.
Rocky SW-facing slope in limestone hills. With Quercus, Abelia uniflora, Berberis, Cotoneaster, Ficus ti-koua and Scutellaria. Vegetation height to 1m tall.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe GNAPHALIEAE. Pappus and corolla white.
Ancillary Collections: Photos 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C. & Osborne, J.#300               18 July 2010

morphological details

capitula capitula bracts bracts bract surface bract surface

florets florets

receptacle receptacle

floret floret

phyllaries phyllaries phyllaries phyllaries stem stem
plant base plant base adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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