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SPECIMEN DESCRIPTION

This is a detailed botanical description of plant specimen(s) for this species measured and photographed.

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Photo# 15106 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15107 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15108 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15109 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15110 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15111 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15112 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15113 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15114 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15115 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15116 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15117 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15118 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15119 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15120 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15121 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15122 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15123 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15124 Specimen# R3032
Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15125 Specimen# R3032
corolla lobes - Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 15126 Specimen# R3032
stamen - Costus aff. curvibracteatus form from Pocosol, Costa Rica


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Photo# 17841 Specimen# R3032
Costus 'Pocosol' cultivar registry photo



ACCESSION #:
R3032

IDENTIFIED AS:
Costus curvibracteatus 'Pocosol'

LOCATION:
Poco Sol area, Tilaran Mountains, Costa Rica, about 800 meters

SOURCE:
Measured and photographed on site.

DETERMINATION:
Dave Skinner

GENERAL:
Much shorter than the orange and yellow bracted C. curvibracteatus, solid red bracts.

RHIZOME :


SHEATH:


LIGULE:


PETIOLE:


LEAVES:
glabrous

INFLORESCENCE:


BRACTS:
4.5 cm long by 1.8 cm wide, all red, sparsely covered by minute stiff hairs, pale yellow nectar callus

APPENDAGE:


BRACTEOLE:
Very narrow, 2 cm long by 0.3 cm wide, red, glabrous

CALYX:
1 cm long by 0.8 cm wide, red, glabrous

COROLLA:


LABELLUM:


STAMEN:


STIGMA:


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