Begonia flaviflora H.Hara
  • J. Jap. Bot.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Begonia flaviflora H.Hara. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 02 Dec 2020'

General Information

Herbs, rhizomatous. Rhizomes creeping. Stem erect, 20-30 cm, brown tomentose when young. Leaves basal and cauline; stipules lanceolate, caducous; petiole to 20 cm, brown tomentose when young; blade ovate, asymmetric, 10-23 × 7-18 cm, rugose, pilose, brown tomentose on veins, venation palmate, base obliquely cordate, margin denticulate, shallowly lobed to distinctly divided; lobes triangular, 1-5 cm, apex long acuminate or acuminate. Inflorescences with 3-6 flowers; peduncle to 11 cm, brown tomentose; bracts caducous, deep red, oblong, 2-3 cm, glabrous. Staminate flowers: tepals 4, yellowish to deep yellow, outer 2 ovate, 1.5-2 cm, adaxially pilose, apex acute, inner 2 elliptic, 1-1.5 cm, apex acute; stamens numerous; anthers oblong, 1.2-2 mm; ovary trigonous, pilose, unequally 3-winged. Fruit not seen.

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    •   Bibliography

      • 1 J. Jap. Bot.

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      World Flora Online Data. 2019
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      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).