Yunnan itinerary

 

Saturday 07 August and Sunday 08 August 2010

云南Yúnnán:丽江市Lìjiāngshì

First day: 玉龙雪山Yùlóngxuěshān (Jade Dragon Snow Mountain): KIB - Lijiang Alpine Botanic Garden and the Jade Dragon Field Station

Second day: Climb from the Lijiang Alpine Botanic Garden to the 玉龙雪山Yùlóngxuěshān (Jade Dragon Snow Mountain)

Meadow with Ligularia 玉龙雪山

grazed shrubland

shrubland

Rhododendron groves

Yùlóngxuěshān 玉龙雪山

scree


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First day: 玉龙雪山Yùlóngxuěshān (Jade Dragon Snow Mountain): KIB - Lijiang Alpine Botanic Garden and the Jade Dragon Field Station

E-facing slope under Pinus yunnanensis with Rhododendron, Polygonum, Aster, Arisaema and Thalictrum with some rocky outcrops. Altitude: 2710-3216m .

Crotalaria yunnanensis Franch. var. yunnanensis Fabaceae

Dipelta yunnanensis Franch. Caprifoliaceae

Isodon phyllostachys (Diels) Kudô Lamiaceae

Lonicera ligustrina Wall. var. yunnanensis Franch. Caprifoliaceae

Lonicera tangutica Maxim. Caprifoliaceae

Monotropa hypopitys L. Ericaceae

Murdannia divergens (C.B.Clarke) Brückn. Commelinaceae

Oreocharis forrestii (Diels) Skan Gesneriaceae

Pentapanax fragrans (D.Don) T.D.Ha var. fragrans Araliaceae

Polygonum emodi Meisner Polygonaceae

Rhodiola yunnanensis (Franch.) S.H.Fu Crassulaceae

Rhododendron trichostomum Franch. var. radinum (Balf.f. & W.W.Smith) Cowan & Davidian Ericaceae

Roscoea schneideriana (Loesener) Cowley Zingiberaceae

Sedum sp. Crassulaceae

Triplostegia grandiflora Gagnep. Caprifoliaceae

Vaccinium fragile Franch. Ericaceae

Viola delavayi Franch. Violaceae

Second day: Climb from the Lijiang Alpine Botanic Garden to the 玉龙雪山Yùlóngxuěshān (Jade Dragon Snow Mountain)


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Mountain pasture with Shrubs, Salix and Quercus. Growing with Rumex, Impatiens and Polygonum. Altitude: 3435m

Saxifraga pallida Wall. ex Seringe Saxifragaceae

Scrophularia spicata Franch. Scrophulariaceae

Rhododendron heath with Cremanthodium, Campanula and Pedicularis. Altitude: 3876m .

Allium mairei H.Lév. Alliaceae

Codonopsis bulleyana Forrest ex Diels Campanulaceae

Pedicularis trichoglossa Hook.f. Orobanchaceae

Salvia flava Forrest ex Diels var. flava Lamiaceae

Rocky slope. Altitude: 3708-4089m

Dracocephalum bullatum Forrest ex Diels Lamiaceae

Lonicera nigra L. Caprifoliaceae

Lonicera tangutica Maxim. Caprifoliaceae

Parnassia venusta Z.P.Jien Parnassiaceae

SW-facing slope, 45°. Rocky scree with Potentilla, Lonicera, Ribes and Helichrysum. Altitude: 3970-4159m

Corydalis appendiculata Hand.-Mazz. Papaveraceae

Cremanthodium campanulatum (Franch.) Diels var. campanulatum Asteraceae

Cremanthodium nobile (Franch.) Diels ex H.Lév. Asteraceae

Cyananthus formosus Diels Campanulaceae

Dipoma iberideum Franch. Brassicaceae

Erysimum forrestii (W.W.Smith) Polatschek Brassicaceae

Lonicera cyanocarpa Franch. Caprifoliaceae

Megacarpaea delavayi Franch. Brassicaceae

Melanoseris souliei (Franch.) N.Kilian Asteraceae

Parnassia delavayi Franch. Parnassiaceae

Saussurea ciliaris Franch. Asteraceae

Saxifraga hispidula D.Don Saxifragaceae

Soroseris glomerata (Decne.) Stebbins Asteraceae

 

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