You are here: Home Specimens
Carex microglochin Wahlenberg
Determined by: L. K. Dai, Dec 2009
Sichuan: Kangding Xian. Between the cities of Yajiang and Xinduqiao off highway 318; S of Gaoersi Shan at E foot of peak called "Muzei" by local person. Alpine meadows with seepages and shrub thickets of Potentilla, Salix and dwarf Rhododendron. 30°1'30"N, 101°23'15"E; 4200-4250 m.
Boggy meadow. Forming dense turf in shallow water over muck; staminate inflorescence purple; perigynia green at base, purple at apex.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, S. L. Kelley, R. H. Ree, H. Sun, J. P. Yue, L. L. Yue, D. C. Zhang & W. D. Zhu
35777 5 August 2006

Powered by Plone, the Open Source Content Management System