Ligusticum discolor Ledeb.
  • Fl. Altaic.

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

General Information

Plants 0.6–2 m, stout. Rootstock cylindrical. Stem single, erect, striate, hollowed and branching, base densely covered in fibrous remnant sheaths. Lower leaf petioles 20–40 cm; blade triangular-ovate, 30–35 × 20–25 cm, ternate-3-pinnate; ultimate segments ovate or oblong-ovate, 2–4 × 1–1.5 cm, puberulent on the veins, abaxially olivaceous, purplish. Upper leaves much reduced. Umbels 5–10 cm across, terminal and lateral; peduncle 20–40 cm, base of umbels densely pubescent; bracts 5–8, linear, 5–20 mm; rays 30–50, extremely unequal, 3–12 cm; bracteoles numerous, linear, 4–6 mm, shorter than umbellules. Calyx teeth obsolete. Petals white, ovate. Fruit oblong-ovoid, ca. 4 × 2.5 mm; dorsal and intermediate ribs filiform, lateral ribs narrowly winged; vittae 3–4 in each furrow, 8–10 on commissure. Seed face plane. Fl. and fr. Jul–Sep.

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    •   Bibliography

      • 1 Fl. Altaic.

       Information From

      World Flora Online Data. 2017.
      • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
      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).