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Accession Number R3130


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IDENTIFIED AS:
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'

DATE COLLECTED:
7/4/2008 0:00:00

ORIGIN:
Collected in Peru, San Martin, near Shapaja village.

STATUS:
alive

LATITUDE:
-6.586

LONGITUDE:
-76.249

ELEVATION (meters):
265

VOUCHERS DEPOSITED TO:
UC

CLONE DISTRIBUTED TO:
Botanical garden/Status
P=planted out, N=in nursery, D=dead, U=unknown
, Lyon 2009.0118/U, NTBG 090641/D, NTBG 090641/D, Fairchild 2019-1113/N

INATURALIST ID:
4001026

CORNELL DNA CODE:
EV209_S88

DESCRIPTION:
This accession grows to 3 meters tall, all vegetative parts with long thick hairs, ligule short about 5 mm, petiole very long to 20 mm , leaves upper side with glabrous midrib but long, sparse hairs on balance, undersides with very thick hairs. Inflorescence normally terminal on leafy stem, green exposed bracts with long triangular green bract appendages, flowers often more than 3 are open at same time, to 8 cm long, white with pink apex, open labellum.

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Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19673 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19674 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19675 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19676 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19677 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19678 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19679 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19680 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19681 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19682 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19683 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'


Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 19684 Accession# R3130
Costus tarapotensis 'Morning Star'