Burmannia championii Thwaites
  • Enum. Pl. Zeyl.


This taxon is accepted by Burmanniaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Plants without chlorophyll, holomycotrophic, flowering when 3-22 cm tall. Stems whitish, slender. Basal rosette leaves absent. Cauline leaves ovate-triangular, 1.5-6 × 1-3 mm. Inflorescences 3-13-flowered; bracts ovate-triangular, 1.5-6 mm. Flowers pedicellate or sessile, whitish with yellow tepals, 5-11 mm. Perianth tube 3-5 mm; wings reduced to ribs or absent; outer tepals narrowly triangular, 1.5-3 mm, margin single; inner tepals spatulate, 0.8-1.4 mm, margin single. Stamens sessile or with a short filament, basally adnate to perianth; connectives sometimes with 2 small apical crests but lacking a pendent basal spur. Ovary ellipsoid to obovoid, 2.5-3.5 mm. Capsule subglobose. Seeds subglobose. Fl. and fr. May-Aug.

 Information From

Burmanniaceae
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • B Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online consortium
http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).