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Silene karaczukuri B.Fedtsch.

Key Pl. Envir. Tashkent, ed. Popov 113 (1924). , 1909
ID: 169 | IPNI
Type: Alexchenko 2871, Alecheenko 585/2871 LE , amb

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Reference: Zhou L., Wu Z.-Y., Lidén, M. & Oxelman, B. (2001). Silene (110 spp.). In Wu Zhengyi & P. H. Raven (eds). Flora of China. 6: 66-100
Silene karaczukuri B. Fedtschenko, Trudy Imp. S.-Peter-burgsk. Bot. Sada 28: 469. 1909. ø¶¿≠”¨◊”≤› ka la ying zi cao Herbs perennial, 10–20 cm tall. Stems densely clustered, basally slightly lignified, erect, simple, shortly glandular hairy, with rosettelike clusters of sterile shoots basally. Basal leaves linear-oblanceolate or linear, 5–20(–40) × 0.5–1.5(–3) mm, both surfaces glabrous, margin ciliate, midvein inconspicuous; cau-line leaves usually 3(–6) pairs, sessile, linear-lanceolate, smaller than basal leaves, sparsely shortly hairy, base half clasping. Flowers 1 or 2 per stem. Pedicel 5–10 mm, glandular hairy; bracts lanceolate, 3–10 mm, herbaceous. Calyx tubular-clavate, 1.5–2 cm × ca. 5 mm, shortly glandular pubescent, longitu-dinally 10-veined, green or violet; calyx teeth triangular-ovate, ca. 1 mm, glandular hairy, margin membranous, apex obtuse. Androgynophore ca. 8 mm, glabrous. Petals with claws nar-rowly elliptic-linear, glabrous, auriculate; limbs exserted be-yond calyx, pale red, bifid to 1/2; coronal scales band-shaped, short. Filaments glabrous. Capsule not seen. Fl. Jul–Aug. Alpine meadows, stony valleys; 4000–4300 m. Xinjiang [Tajiki-stan].


Superordinate taxon: Silene sect. Auriculatae (Boiss.) Schischkin (ID: 816)

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