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14b. Rheum tanguticum var. liupanshanense C. Y. Cheng & T. C. Kao, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 13(3): 81. 1975.

六盘山鸡爪大黄 liu pan shan ji zhua da huang

Description from Flora of China

Herbs 0.5-1 m tall. Stem slender, 6-8 mm in diam., smooth, pubescent. Leaves small. Panicle usually branched only once, or only lower part with branchlets.

One of us (Grabovskaya) suggests that further studies should compare this with Rheum palmatum.

* Gansu.


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