Dichapetalum longipetalum (Turcz.) Engl.
  • Nat. Pflanzenfam.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Dichapetalum longipetalum (Turcz.) Engl. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000645301. Accessed on: 29 Oct 2020'

General Information

Scandent shrubs or lianas, 3-4 m tall. Branchlets ferruginous villous, old branches glabrous, black-brown, with sparsely gray rounded lenticels. Stipules linear, 5-7 mm, pilose, deciduous; petioles 4-5 mm, strigose; leaf blade papery or subleathery, oblong or oblong-elliptic, 8-17 × 3-9 cm, ferruginous villous abaxially, glabrous adaxially, except midrib and lateral veins ferruginous strigose, lateral veins 6-9 pairs, base cuneate, broadly cuneate, or slightly rounded, margin entire, apex acuminate. Cymes axillary, sessile, 0.75-1 cm, many flowered, ferruginous villous. Flowers bisexual, shortly pedicellate. Sepals oblong, 3-4 mm, densely gray pubescent on exterior. Petals white, bifid, subspatulate, ca. 5 mm, glabrous, apex 2-lobed. Stamens ca. 5 mm. Glands small, quadrangular, shallowly 2-lobed, ca. 0.5 mm, glabrous. Ovary brown pubescent, 2- or 3-locular; style exceeding stamens, apex 3-lobed. Drupe obcordate or elliptic, oblique, ca. 2 cm in diam., densely ferruginous pubescent, without distinct sutures. Fl. throughout year, mainly Oct-Mar, fr. Jan-Jun.

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    Dichapetalaceae
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    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
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    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • D Botanic Gardens Conservation International