George E. Schatz - 1857 Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Current Determination
Oncostemum A. Juss. Family: Primulaceae Determined By:
Previous Determinations
Oncostemum A. Juss. Family: Primulaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Collection Number 1857
Collection Date 10 Feb. 1988
Location Madagascar, Toamasina, Analanjirofo
Keywords Sahavary , MAD
Coordinate 15°18'S 049°52'E (-15.3000000, 49.8666600)
Elevation 350 m
Herbaria MO
Description Unbranched shrub 1 m tall. Leaves clust- ered at apex, dark green above, very light whitish-green below. Inflorescence pendulous, axillary. Inflorescence branches light purple. Pedicel light purple at base, white in the middle, and light purple at apex. Calyx green with orange spots along margin. Petals white tinged pink. Corona, stigma olive green. 350 m. Photo.
Locality 2-3 km E. of Sahavary which is 1-2 km E. of the Andranofotsy River and approx. 15 km NE of Maroantsetra. (Plants preserved in alcohol). With J. & S. Dransfield, D. Simpson, A. Henderson & N. Edmondson.
Projects: Madagascar

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