Yunnan itinerary

 

Tuesday 03 August 2010

云南Yúnnán:德钦县Déqīn Xiàn
红山 hóngshān

Road 5 km from 格咱 Gézá or 格咱村 Gézáncūn to 浪都村 Làngdōucūn

Mountain Forest along the road

Rhododendron

Top of the mountain with high altitude vegetation

alpine yack-grazed meadows

scree

slates


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Road 5 km from 格咱 Gézá or 格咱村 Gézáncūn to 浪都村 Làngdōucūn

Roadside bank with Quercus, Caragana, Pedicularis rex and Potentilla. North facing slope, 45°. Altitude: 3142-3204m

Lonicera tangutica Maxim. Caprifoliaceae

Lonicera trichosantha Bureau & Franch. var. deflexicalyx (Diels) P.S.Hsu & H.J.Wang Caprifoliaceae

Pasture with shrubs. South facing slope 10°. Growing with Salix, Lonicera, Berberis, Trollius, Iris, Sinopodophyllum, Artemisia and Silene. Altitude: 3861 m

Impatiens delavayi Franch. Balsaminaceae

Impatiens nubigena W.W.Smith Balsaminaceae

Nepeta wilsonii (Duthie) Dunn Lamiaceae

Parnassia deqenensis T.C.Ku Parnassiaceae

Salvia brachyloma E.Peter Lamiaceae

Conifer forest with Picea and Rhododendron. Altitude 4105m

Megacodon stylophorus (C.B.Clarke) H.Sm. Gentianaceae

Alpine scree. NW-facing slope 45° with Rhododendron, Primula, Cassiope.. Altitude: 4462-4521m .

Cassiope selaginoides Hook.f. & Thompson Ericaceae

Chrysosplenium griffithii Hook.f. & Thompson Saxifragaceae

Corydalis benecincta W.W.Smith Papaveraceae

Corydalis calcicola W.W.Smith Papaveraceae

Corydalis melanochlora Maxim. Papaveraceae

Cremanthodium campanulatum (Franch.) Diels var. campanulatum Asteraceae

Cremanthodium sino-oblongatum R.D.Good Asteraceae

Eriophyton wallichii Benth. Lamiaceae

Juncus minimus Buchenau Juncaceae

Lonicera cyanocarpa Franch. Caprifoliaceae

Lonicera litangensis Batalin Caprifoliaceae

Meconopsis impedita Prain Papaveraceae

Meconopsis racemosa Maxim. var. racemosa Papaveraceae

Pedicularis oederi Vahl subsp. oederi Orobanchaceae

Pedicularis roylei Maxim. subsp. roylei Orobanchaceae

Polygonum forrestii Diels Polygonaceae

Primula bella Franch. Primulaceae

Rheum delavayi Franch. Polygonaceae

Rhododendron saluenense Franch. var. prostratum (W.W.Smith) R.C.Fang Ericaceae

Saussurea quercifolia W.W.Smith Asteraceae

Saxifraga melanocentra Franch. Saxifragaceae

Silene himalayensis (Rohrbach) Majumdar Caryophyllaceae

 

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