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Saussurea stella Maximowicz
Determined by: Y. L. Chen, May 2007
Xizang (Tibet): Linzhi (Nyingchi) Xian. Ca. 3 km NE of Lu Lang. Mixed broadleaved (Quercus, Betula) and coniferous (Picea) forest and adjacent wet meadows. 29°45'32"N, 94°44'31"E; 3250-3350 m.
Meadow. Leaf bases pink-purple; involucral bracts green, tinged purple; corolla purple; anther tube dark blue-purple; stigma purple.
2006 MacArthur Tibet Expedition
175 7 September 2006

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