Datisca cannabina L.
  • Sp. Pl.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Datisca cannabina L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000638366. Accessed on: 23 Jun 2021'

General Information

Plants c. 2 m tall. Cauline leaves 15-30 cm long; leaflets 5-11, petioluled, lanceolate, up to 15 cm long, 2.5-4 cm broad, coarsely serrate, long acuminate; ramal ones alternate, linear-Ianceolate, 2.5-8 cm long, 0.7-1.2 cm broad, ser¬rate or entire. Flowers yellow, small, subsessile. Male flowers : calyx 3-4-lobed, lobes unequal, c. 2 mm long; stamens 11-13, anthers oblong, 3-3.5 mm long, filaments very short. Female flowers: calyx obscurely 3-4-ribbed, adnate to the ovary, 3-4-lobed, lobes c. 1 mm long. Gynoecium 3-4-carpellary, inferior, unilocular, ovules many on 3-4 parietal placentae; styles 3-4, free, each divided nearly to the middle in 2 linear stigmas. Fruit 5-9 mm long, 3-4 mm broad. Seeds numerous, elliptic, c. 1 mm long, testa reticulate with a cupulate membranous strophiole.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora of Pakistan
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     Information From

    Datiscaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of Pakistan
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/Pakistan
    Flora of Pakistan. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • 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).