Family: Zingiberaceae
Hedychium griersonianum R.M.Sm.
Name Institution Det by and when
Hedychium griersonianum R.M.Sm.R.M.Smith September 1990
Hedychium ellipticum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm.R.M.Smith December 1979
holotype of Hedychium griersonianum R.M.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Grierson, Andrew J.C. & Long, David G.
Collection number: 1547
Collection date: 01 June 1979
Country of origin: Bhutan:Sarbhang District
Collecting locality: Sarbhan-Chirang road, 19 km above Sarbhang
Habitat: steep rocky slope in hot forest
Description: shoots ca. 1 m, fls fragrant, perianth cream coloured, anthers crimson (fls preserved in spirit)
Miscellaneous notes: 2 sheets
Barcode: E00265100
Herbarium region: 5D (Bhutan, Sikkim & Darjeeling)
Number of sheets: 2
Associated material:
liquid-preserved (alcohol, usually ethanol)
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