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Incarvillea potaninii Batalin


Description from Flora of China

Herb perennial, 20-25 cm tall, with stems. Leaves alternate, usually clustered at stem base, 1-pinnately divided; leaf rachis ca. 6 cm; leaflets 3-7, ovate, unequal, ca. 2 cm X 5-10 mm, margin irregularly lobed or parted. Inflorescences racemose, terminal; peduncle 8-15 cm. Pedicel 2-5 mm. Calyx campanulate, 4-5 X 4-5 mm; teeth subulate, base enlarged into glands, ca. 4 mm. Corolla red, funnelform, 4-4.5 cm, ca. 1 cm in diam., base constricted into a tube ca. 3 mm in diam.; lobes rounded, patent, ca. 1.2 X 1.5 cm, margin ciliate. Staminode ca. 1 cm, apex enlarged. Capsule terete, 5-6 cm X ca. 5 mm, apex acuminate. Seeds ovoid to subglobose, ca. 4.5 X 2.5 mm; wings 1.5-2 mm, membranous.

Slopes. Nei Mongol [Mongolia].


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