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Saxifraga gyalana C. Marquand & Airy Shaw
Determined by: R. J. Gornall, May 2010
Xizang (Tibet): Baxoi Xian. WNW of Rawu (Raog) on road to Bomi (Pome) along Palongzang Bu (Palongzang River). Boulder strewn landscape on slope at base of mountain and along river and adjacent forest of Picea, Juniperus, Betula, Populus, Ribes, Rosa; soil sandy-gravelly, granitic. 29°28'55"N, 96°38'59"E; 3940 m.
On exposed boulders and steep gravelly slopes. Petals yellow, with orange lines below middle of young flowers and with orange at apex of petals of older flowers.
D. E. Boufford, S. L. Kelley, R. H. Ree & S. K. Wu
29783 28 July 2000
Copyright 2000 David E. Boufford   [Edit image]   [View original in new window]

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