Plant Diversity ›› 2008, Vol. 30 ›› Issue (04): 437-438.doi: 10.3724 SP.J.1143.2008.07250

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One New Species of Allium from Guizhou, China

YANG Chuan-Dong1 , GOU Guang-Qian2   

  1. 1 Administration Bureau of the Fanjingshan State Natural Reserve in Guizhou, Jiangkou 554400, China ;
    2 College of Life Science, Guizhou University , Guiyang 550025 , China
  • Received:2007-10-25 Online:2008-08-25 Published:2008-08-25

Abstract: Allium fanjingshanense, a new species from Guizhou , China , is described and illustrated . The new species is similar to A. prattii , but differs from the latter by its longer petioles, white flowers, nearly equal length of the tepals, and
the filaments shorter than the tepals .

Key words: Allium

CLC Number: 

  • Q 949