Spatholirion elegans (Cherfils) C.Y.Wu
  • in Fl. Yunnanica


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Spatholirion elegans (Cherfils) C.Y.Wu. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000554277. Accessed on: 30 Nov 2020'

General Information

Stems suberect, 15--20 cm. Petiole 1.5--2.5 cm; leaf blade broadly oblong or broadly lanceolate, 3--10 × 2--5 cm, densely hirsute adaxially, sparsely hirsute or subglabrous abaxially, apex acuminate. Panicles with peduncle 5--8 cm, densely pubescent; involucral bracts ovate, 3.5--4 cm. Pedicels absent or extremely short. Sepals ca. 8 mm in female flowers, ca. 4.5 mm in male, hirsute. Petals purple or white, equaling sepals. Ovary conical, densely hirsute. Capsule ovoid, trigonous, beaked at apex. Seeds ca. 4 per valve, brown-black. Fl. May--Jun.

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    Commelinaceae
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    '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.
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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