Disporum viridescens (Maxim.) Nakai
  • J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo


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

General Description

Rhizome short, usually with long, creeping stolon; roots densely tufted. Stem often branched distally, sometimes simple, 30--80 cm. Petiole very short; leaf blade ellitpic to ovate-oblong, 5--12 × 2--5 cm, abaxially slightly scabrous on veins, cross veins indistinct, margin minutely scabrous. Inflorescences terminal, 1- or 2-flowered; pedicels 1.5--2.5 cm. Flowers widely opening. Tepals greenish white, oblong-lanceolate to lanceolate, (1.2--)1.5--2 cm × 3--4 mm, 7-veined, base slightly saccate, apex long attenuate. Stamens 4.5--7 mm, included; filaments slightly dilated proximally, 3--4 mm; anthers 2--3 mm. Ovary globose, 2.5--3.5 mm. Style 3--4 mm. Berries black, globose, ca. 1 cm in diam., 2- or 3-seeded. Seeds red-brown, ca. 4 mm in diam. Fl. May--Jun, fr. Jul--Oct. 2 n = 16.

 Information From

Colchicaceae
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).