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132. Primula chrysochlora I. B. Balfour & Kingdon-Ward in I. B. Balfour, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh. 9: 155. 1916.

腾冲灯台报春 teng chong deng tai bao chun

Primula helodoxa I. B. Balfour subsp. chrysochlora (I. B. Balfour & Kingdon Ward) W. W. Smith & Forrest.

Herbs perennial, efarinose, glabrous. Leaves forming a rosette; petiole indistinct to 1/4 as long as leaf blade; leaf blade oblong to obovate-elliptic, 6--13 X 3--5 cm, base attenuate, margin irregularly denticulate at base, apex rounded. Scapes 20--65 cm; umbels 3 or 4, superimposed, 9--13-flowered; bracts linear, 7--10(--20) mm. Pedicel 1--1.3 cm. Flowers heterostylous. Calyx campanulate, 4.5--4.8 mm, parted to 1/3; lobes triangular, margin hydathode-apiculate, apex subacuminate. Corolla yellow; tube 9--10.5 mm, cylindric, amplified near mouth; limb 1--1.5 mm wide; lobes obovate-oblong, ca. 5 X 4.5 mm, slightly emarginate. Pin flowers: stamens ca. 2.5 mm above base of corolla tube; style ca. 9.5 mm. Thrum flowers with positions reciprocal. Capsule globose, included in calyx.

* Woodlands bordering streams, marshes; 1600--1800 m. W Yunnan (Tengchong Xian).


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