Specimen Details: Ceratostema alatum (Hoerold) Sleumer
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Ericaceae
Ceratostema alatum (Hoerold) Sleumer
Location:
Ecuador. Azuay. "Oriente" Border: Eastern Cordillera, between Oña and the río Yacuambi. Crest. Alt. 3048 - 3414 m. (10000 - 11201 ft.)
Collector(s):
F. Prieto P-295, 10 Sep 1945
Identifiers:
NY Barcode: 2496561
GUID: b3dda00c-aea5-4336-b6ee-14c7bacfc02f
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OCR Text:
Distributed by the New York Botanical Garden
F. Prieto, No. P-&95	Sept. 10-19, 1945
Cerates tenia alatum (Hoer*) Sleumer
Bet» A.C.Smith Oct.1950
Shrubs 1-2 ra* Its deep green above, pale below,
often revolute. Hypanthium red, notably ridged»
Corolla bright crimson, lobes spreading, their
interior darker but nost nigrescent- Ripe fruit
oblate-apheroid, 1*5 cm* long and Z cm* diam*,
dull reddish, nitid, ribbed, slightly sweet»
PROV. AZUAY— ORIENTE” BORDER: Eastern Cordillera, between Ona
and the rio Yacuambi.
18S-240; west slope, 8,000-9,500 ft. elev. 241-374; east slope, 8,000-9,500 ft. elev.
275-316; crest, 10,000-11,200 ft. elev.
Collected under the direction of W. H. Camp
PLANTS OF ECUADOR
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