Burmannia itoana Makino
  • Bot. Mag. (Tokyo)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2019): Burmannia itoana Makino. Published on the Internet; http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000342514. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2019'

General Information

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.

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    Burmanniaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    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.
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