Epimedium chlorandrum Stearn
  • Kew Bull.


This taxon is accepted by Berberidaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Herbs, 35-65 cm tall. Rhizome compact. Leaves basal and cauline, trifoliolate; leaflets adaxially green, mottled with brown when young, narrowly ovate or sublanceolate, 5-11 × 2-4.5 cm, leathery, abaxially glaucous, with numerous minutely appressed hairs, base moderately cordate, terminal leaflet with equal rounded lobes, lateral leaflets oblique with outer lobe large and obtuse or rounded, inner lobe smaller and rounded, margin slightly undulate, sparsely or closely spinulose-subserrulate, apex shortly acuminate. Panicle 12-30-flowered, 25-36 cm, lower peduncles 3-5-flowered. Pedicel ca. 2.5 cm, glabrous. Flowers large, ca. 4 cm in diam. Outer sepals caducous, green, 2-3 mm; inner sepals not appressed to petals, greenish, narrowly ovate, unequal, outer pair ca. 8 × 4.5 mm, inner pair ca. 10 × 4.5 mm. Petals pale yellow, much longer than inner sepals; spur strongly curved, subulate, elongated, lamina-less. Stamens prolonged, ca. 4.5 mm; filaments white, with slightly pink tinge; anthers green, ca. 3 mm; pollen green. Fruit unknown. Fl. Apr, fr. unknown.

 Information From

Berberidaceae
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
World Flora Online consortium
http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).