Balanophora tobiracola Makino
  • Bot. Mag. (Tokyo)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Balanophora tobiracola Makino. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 28 Mar 2020'

General Information

Plants monoecious, creamy yellow to reddish. Rhizome branched, surface scabrous, densely covered with speckles and stellate lenticels; branches subspheroid to flat-spheroid, 1.5-2.2 cm wide. Leaves 5-10, scattered on scape, oblong-lanceolate, oblong ovate, or broadly ovate, 8-14 × 5-8 mm, scale-like. Scapes yellowish, 1-5.5 × 0.4-0.8 cm. Inflorescences androgynous, conic, ovoid-ellipsoid, or ovoid, 1.8-4 × 1-2 cm. Male flowers: scattered between spadicles and female flowers, shortly pedicellate, 2-3 mm in diam. Perianth lobes 3, spreading, ovate to subrounded. Synandria subdiscoid; anthers 3, transversely dehiscent. Spadicles subglobose, shortly stiped; apical cells smooth. Female flowers: only on main axis of inflorescences. Fl. Aug-Dec.

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    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora Of CHina @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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