Disporum smilacinum A.Gray
  • Narr. Exped. China Japan


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Disporum smilacinum A.Gray. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000765618. Accessed on: 03 Dec 2020'

General Information

Rhizome short, often with long, creeping stolon. Stem usually simple, rarely branched, 15--35 cm. Petiole distinct, 1--2 mm; leaf blade ovate to elliptic, 3--7 × 1.5--3 cm, base subrounded and slightly conduplicate, margin scabrous, apex acute to acuminate. Inflorescences terminal, 1(or 2)-flowered; pedicel 1--1.5(--2.2) cm. Flowers opening. Tepals white, broadly lanceolate to lanceolate, 1.1--1.3(--1.6) cm × 2--4 mm, base slightly saccate, apex long attenuate. Stamens 7--9 mm, included; filaments dilated proximally, 5--6 mm; anthers 2--3 mm. Ovary obovoid, 2--3 mm. Style 5--7 mm. Berries black, globose or broadly ellipsoid, ca. 1 cm in diam. Seeds ovoid, ca. 4 mm. Fl. Apr--May, fr. Sep--Oct. 2 n = 16.

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    '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.
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