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Description

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Herbs perennial, with a long stock formed by overlapping petioles and basal bud scales. Leaves forming a rosette; petiole broadly winged, initially indistinct, slightly longer than leaf blade at end of anthesis; leaf blade elliptic to oblong, sometimes lanceolate to oblanceolate, 5--15 X 1.5--5 cm, abaxially copiously fugacious cream-white farinose, base attenuate, margin finely denticulate and narrowly revolute, apex rounded to obtuse. Scapes (10--)15--30 cm, farinose toward apex; umbels (3--)5--12-flowered; bracts narrowly lanceolate, 1.3--2 cm. Pedicel initially often shorter than bracts, elongating to 4 cm in fruit, white farinose. Flowers heterostylous. Calyx usually blackish purple, tubular-campanulate, 0.9--1.3 cm, copiously white farinose inside and on margin, parted to 2/3 or below; lobes not spreading, oblong-lanceolate, apex obtuse to acute. Corolla deep purplish rose to deep indigo-purple; limb 2--3 cm wide; lobes obovate to suborbicular, margin entire. Pin flowers: corolla tube 1.1--1.3 cm; stamens ca. 5 mm above base of corolla tube; style ca. as long as tube. Thrum flowers: corolla tube 1.3--1.5 cm; stamens toward apex of corolla tube; style 4--5 mm. Capsule cylindric, nearly as long as calyx. Fl. Aug. 2n = 22@.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 15: 154 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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SW Sichuan, SE Xizang, NW Yunnan
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 15: 154 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Habitat

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* Wet meadows, rocky streamsides; 3800--4100 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 15: 154 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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Synonym

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Primula ionantha Pax & K. Hoffmann; P. lancifolia Pax & K. Hoffmann.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 15: 154 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
original
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eFloras