Carpinus oblongifolia (Hu) Hu & W.C.Cheng
  • Bull. Fan Mem. Inst. Biol.


Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Trees to 12 m tall; bark brown-gray. Branchlets dark purplish, densely yellow villous when young, glabrescent. Petiole 1-1.5 cm, slender, densely yellow villous; leaf blade obovate-oblong, 3.5-7 × 2.5-3.5 cm, adaxially sparsely villous especially along midvein, abaxially villous along veins, glandular punctate elsewhere, bearded in axils of lateral veins, base rounded or subcordate, margin irregularly and doubly serrate, apex acute or obtuse; lateral veins 12-14 on each side of midvein. Female inflorescence 6.5-7.5 × 2-2.5 cm; peduncle ca. 1.5 cm, densely yellow villous; bracts semiovate, 1-1.5 cm × 6-8 mm, sparsely villous along reticulate veins, outer margin irregularly and obtusely serrate, without basal lobe, inner margin entire or remotely and obscurely serrate, with inflexed basal auricle, apex obtuse or acute; veins 4 or 5. Nutlet broadly ovoid, ca. 4 × 3 mm, glabrous except villous at apex, sparsely resinous glandular or not, ribbed. Fl. May-Jun, fr. Jul-Aug.

 Information From

Betulaceae
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