Epimedium dolichostemon 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, ca. 30 cm tall. Rhizome shortly creeping. Leaves basal and cauline, trifoliolate; leaflets adaxially deep green, ovate-lanceolate or lanceolate, to 8 × 3 cm, leathery, abaxially glabrous, base deeply cordate with subequal acute lobes, those of lateral leaflets unequal, acuminate, margin remotely spinose-serrate, apex acuminate. Flowering stem with 2 trifoliolate opposite leaves. Panicle loosely many flowered (to 38-flowered), ca. 15 cm, with lower peduncles 1-2 cm, each 2- or 3-flowered at base of rachis. Pedicel 1-1.5 cm, glabrous. Outer sepals caducous, 2.5-3 mm; inner sepals white, narrowly elliptic, 8-9 × ca. 2.5 mm. Petals reddish purple, cucullate, much shorter than inner sepals, ca. 3 mm, with slight lamina and blunt incurved spur. Stamens conspicuously prolonged, ca. 8 mm; filaments yellowish, 4.5-5 mm; anthers ca. 2.5 mm, valved, revolute. 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).