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Strobilanthes yunnanensis Diels
Determined by: Yunfei DENG, 31 August 2020; Hang SUN, 3 September 2020
Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian. Yibailingba Gou. Off road from Xiangcheng to Daocheng, ca. 20 km from Xiangcheng. Gorge with steep slopes, running perpendicular to road and tributary of Suoqu He. Vegetation of large Pinus, Abies and Picea and mixed smaller, broadleaved deciduous trees of Acer, Prunus spp., Rhamnus, Sageretia, Syringa, Betula, etc. throughout and large trees of Populus along stream. 29°4'33"N, 99°55'8"E; 3150-3240 m.
On slope next to ledges. Shrub ca. 1 m tall; corolla purple, white at base outside, light purple inside, but paler in throat. Flora of China 19: 396. 2011, reports S. yunnanensis to be "isophyllous," but this plant is anisophyllous.
David E. Boufford, Julian F. Harber & Qia WANG
43258 25 August 2013
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