Rhodiola quadrifida (Pall.) Fisch. & C.A.Mey.
  • Enum. Pl. Nov.


This is a synonym of Sedum quadrifidum Pall.
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Caudex 1-3 cm; persistent old flowering stems present. Winter bud at apex of rhizome conspicuous. Caudex leaves brown, scalelike, triangular, ca. 4 × 4 mm. Flowering stems ± erect, 6-9 cm × 0.5-1 mm. Stem leaves alternate, erect, sessile, linear, subterete, 5-8(-12) × ca. 1 mm, margin entire, apex acute. Inflorescences corymbiform, ca. 1 cm in diam., few flowered. Flowers unisexual, usually 4-merous, equaling or longer than pedicel. Sepals green, linear-lanceolate, ca. 3 mm, apex obtuse. Petals yellow, sometimes reddish at apex, oblong-obovate, ca. 4 mm, apex obtuse. Stamens 8, equaling or slightly longer than petals. Follicles erect, red when mature, lanceolate, ca. 5 mm, apical beak slightly reflexed or erect. Seeds brown, oblong, ca. 2 mm, winged. Fl. May-Jun.

 Information From

Crassulaceae
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