Illicium majus Hook. f. & Thomson
  • Fl. Brit. India


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Illicium majus Hook. f. & Thomson. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001076108. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

General Information

Trees to 20 m tall. Perules oblong-elliptic, largest 1-2 cm. Leaves in clusters of 3-6 at distal nodes; petiole 1-2.5 cm; leaf blade oblong-lanceolate to oblanceolate, 10-20 × 2.5-7 cm, subleathery, midvein adaxially slightly impressed, secondary veins 6-9 on each side of midvein, abaxially inconspicuous or slightly prominent, and adaxially flat or slightly prominent, base cuneate, apex acuminate. Flowers axillary or subterminal. Flower peduncle 1.8-4.5(-6) cm. Tepals 15-21, elliptic to obovate-oblong (inner), 6-15 × 3-9 mm (inner), fleshy. Stamens 12-21, 2.3-4.3 mm; filaments 1.1-2.8 mm; connectives truncate to slightly emarginate; anthers 1-1.5 mm; pollen grains trisyncolpate. Carpels (9-)11-14, 4-5.5 mm; ovary 1.5-2.5 mm; style 2-3 mm. Fruit peduncle 1.8-4.5(-6) cm. Fruit with 10-14 follicles; follicles 1.2-2.5 × 0.5-1.5 × 0.3-0.5 cm. Seeds 6-10 × 4.5-7 × 2-3 mm. Fl. Apr-Jun, fr. Jul-Oct.

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    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.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    Schisandraceae
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).