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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to S. China and Indo-China.
Colquhounia coccinea var. mollis

[LKGF]

Harley, R.M. et al. (2004). Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

Morphology General Habit
Shrubs or woody herbs, with simple and/or branched hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves toothed, petiolate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence thyrsoid, lax to dense and capitate, cymes 1-5-flowered
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed, lobes equal or subequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla strongly 2-lipped, 4-lobed (1/3), yellow to red or purple; posterior lip moderately long, hooded with upcurved margins, entire or emarginate, anterior lip subequally 3-lobed, corolla-tube strongly dilated in distal part
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens not exserted from corolla, thecae ± confluent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma lobes unequal or subequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets narrowly obovoid-oblong, winged at apex, glandular or glabrous.
Note
2n = 34.  About six species
Ecology
Mostly in thickets and on hill slopes
Distribution
From Tibet, Nepal and Northern India to Southern China and Vietnam.

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Colquhounia Wall. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 608 (1822)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

  • Colquhounia Wall., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 608 (1822)
  • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp
  • Prain, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal. Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 62: 61-69 (1893).

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
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