Qinghai: Chindu Xian.
Oba village; along the Tongtian He (Tongtian River; upper Jinsha Jiang).
Steep slopes, cliffs and ravines. Vegetation mostly scattered shrubs of Elsholtzia fruticosa, Juniperus (Sabina), Caragana and Hedysarum multijugum
Dry slopes and cliffs.Mostly restricted to one area on ridge and cliff. Shrubs ca. 1-1.5 m tall, with strict to arching stems; some plants still in full flower, others with only developing fruit (see Boufford et al. 26979).