Burmannia coelestis D.Don
  • Prodr. Fl. Nepal.


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 Information

Plants with chlorophyll, semi-mycotrophic, flowering when 10-40 cm tall. Stems green, slender. Basal rosette leaves few, linear-lanceolate, 0.5-2 cm × ca. 3 mm. Cauline leaves linear, 0.5-3 × 0.2-0.3 cm. Inflorescences (1 or)2-6(-8)-flowered; bracts lanceolate, 3-6 mm. Flowers pedicellate to subsessile, bluish purple with yellow tepals, 1-1.5 cm. Perianth tube 4.5-13 mm; wings conspicuous, 1.5-3 mm wide; outer tepals ovate-triangular, 1-2 mm, margin double and prominent; inner tepals triangular, 0.5-1 mm, margin double. Stamens sessile; connectives with 2 apical crests and a pendent basal spur. Ovary ellipsoid to obovoid, 3-7 mm. Capsule obovoid. Seeds ellipsoid. Fl. Jun-Oct, fr. Oct-Feb. 2n = ca. 16.

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     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).