Iochroma albianthum

Accepted name Iochroma albianthum S. Leiva, Arnaldoa 12 (1-2): 72 (2005).
Distribution Peru, Ayabaca Province, Piura Department, 2,600 m
Description Habit:


Flowers: white, 3 - 6 (-10) per cluster

Calyx: slightly inflated and succulent

Corolla: tube ca. 30 mm long x ca. 13 mm wide at anthesis, petals 5

Gynoecium: anthers yellowish with a slight apical mucron,

Fruit: ca. 20 mm long, conical, grey-green and with intense purple blemishes when ripe.

see Leiva & Lezama 2005 for full description.

References Leiva & Lezama 2005

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