Burmannia itoana Makino
  • Bot. Mag. (Tokyo)


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 5-15 cm tall. Stems light blue, slender. Basal rosette leaves absent. Cauline leaves ovate-lanceolate, 2.5-3.5 × 1.5-2.5 mm. Inflorescences 1-3-flowered; bracts ovate-lanceolate, ca. 5 mm. Flowers pedicellate, bluish purple, 8-11 mm. Perianth tube 3.5-5.5 mm; wings conspicuous, 1-2 mm wide; outer tepals ovate-triangular, 1.5-2 mm, margin single; inner tepals orbicular, very small, margin single. Stamens sessile; connectives with an apical crest and a pendent basal spur. Ovary subglobose, 2-3.5 mm. Capsule subglobose. Seeds ellipsoid. Fl. and fr. Jun-Dec.

 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).