Miliusa sinensis Finet & Gagnep.
  • Mém. Soc. Bot. France

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Miliusa sinensis Finet & Gagnep. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 04 Apr 2020'

General Information

Trees to 6 m tall, most parts pubescent and densely so when young. Petiole 2-3 mm; leaf blade elliptic, oblong-elliptic, or rarely oblong, 5-13 × 2-5 cm, thinly papery to membranous, secondary veins 9-11 on each side of midvein, base obtuse to rounded and slightly oblique, apex acuminate to obtuse. Inflorescences axillary, erect to pendulous, 1-flowered; bracts 2-4, pubescent. Flowers 1-1.5 cm in diam. Pedicel 3.5-7.5 cm; bracteoles 2-4, near pedicel base. Sepals lanceolate, ca. 3 mm, apex obtuse and spreading. Outer petals as long as sepals; inner petals purplish red, ovate, 10-15 × 6-8 mm. Stamen connectives apically apiculate. Carpels ovoid, pubescent; ovules 2 per carpel; stigmas ovoid to subcapitate, glabrous. Monocarp stipes 1.3-2.1 cm, pendulous, puberulent; monocarps globose to obovoid, 7-10 × 7-8 mm, glabrous. Seeds 1 or 2 per monocarp. Fl. Apr-Sep, fr. Jul-Dec.

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    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
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    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
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