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Saussurea tatsienensis Franchet
Determined by: Yousheng Chen, February 2009
FOC
Sichuan: Rangtang (Zamtang) Xian. NW of the city of Rangtang (Zamtang) on road toward Sêrtar Xian along the Du-ke He ( Du-ke River). Meadows and shrub thickets along small stream flowing into the Du-ke He; thickets on slopes and open areas around outcropping ledges. 32°29'18"N, 100°45'53"E; 3050-3100 m.
Open slope. Bracts below inflorescence purplish green, involucral bracts dark purple; florets purple; anthers dark purple; stigma purple. Determined as S. nigrescens x tatsienensis Franchet by K. Fujikawa, Feb 2008.
D. E. Boufford, K. Fujikawa, S. L. Kelley, R. H. Ree, B. Xu, D. C. Zhang, J. W. Zhang, T. C. Zhang, W. D. Zhu
39015 5 August 2007
 
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