Burmannia filamentosa D.X.Zhang & R.M.K.Saunders
  • Nordic J. Bot.


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 with chlorophyll, semi-mycotrophic, flowering when 8-24 cm tall. Stems green, slender. Basal rosette leaves few, triangular-lanceolate, 0.5-1.4 cm × 2-3 mm. Cauline leaves linear, 5-15 × 1.5-3 mm. Inflorescences (1-)3-5(-8)-flowered; bracts lanceolate, ca. 5 mm. Flowers subsessile, bluish purple, 0.9-1.4 cm. Perianth tube 6-7.5 mm; wings conspicuous, 2-3 mm wide; outer tepals narrowly triangular, 1.5-3 mm, margin double and shallow; inner tepals lanceolate, 1-2 mm, margin single. Stamens with short filament, basally adnate to perianth tube; connectives with 2 apical crests but lacking a pendent basal spur. Ovary ellipsoid, 3-7 mm. Capsule obovoid. Seeds ellipsoid. Fl. and fr. Oct-Nov.

 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).