Specimen Details: Ceratostema alatum (Hoerold) Sleumer
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Ericaceae
Ceratostema alatum (Hoerold) Sleumer
Location:
Ecuador. Azuay. Cordillera Oriental: alrededores del Páramo de Patococha entre Gualacéo y Limón. Limón. Alt. 3200m. (10499 ft.)
Collector(s):
H. G. Barclay 8601 with and Pedro Juajibioy, 06 Aug 1959 - 07 Aug 1959
Identifiers:
NY Barcode: 2496590
GUID: adc00687-e9be-4321-9a97-2b5d17f7175c
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PLANTS OF ECUADOR, SOUTH AMERICA
NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
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Ceratostema alatum (Hoer.) Sleumer
Det. by* A. C. Smith
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Shrub to 1.5 m. tall with leathery, evergreen
Ivs., dark, shiny above, lighter below. Flowers
red waxy, the expanded base fleshy. Stamens (10)
with short white or pink filaments; anthers
brown, very long pointed. Inner face of spread-
ing perianth segments dark purple. Style white
to red above; ovary green. Abundant.On small
rise with shrubs at edge of ciénaga (wet area).
Road worker camp, end of road being made to
Prov. Asuay: Cordillera Oriental; alrededores del Páramo de Patococha
entxe Gualacéo y Limón.
Limón. High ppt.,high humidity. Aug. 6-7,1959
Alt. ca. 3200 m.
No. 8601	Harriet G. Barclay and Pedro Juajibioy
Collected under auspices of National Science Foundation, Wash»
ington, D. C., and Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Bogotá.
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