Caldesia parnassifolia (L.) Parl.
  • Fl. Ital.

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

General Description

Rhizomes creeping. Petiole 5-100 cm; leaf blade ovate or elliptic, 2-10 × 1.5-7 cm, veins 9-15, base cordate to deeply so, apex obtuse. Scapes erect or not, 30-125 cm high; inflorescences paniculate, 20-35 cm. Flowers 3-verticillate; pedicels 2.5-4 cm. Sepals persistent, ovate, 3.5-5 × 2-3 mm. Petals ovate, larger than sepals. Stamens 6. Carpels 5-10, laterally compressed; style 2(-4) mm, slender. Fruitlets obovoid, ca. 3 × 2 mm, with 3-5 longitudinal ribs abaxially and an erect beak. Fl. and fr. May-Oct. 2n = 22*.

 Information From

World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
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.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
International Union for Conservation of Nature
IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
  • D See IUCN Terms and conditions of use