Illicium arborescens Hayata
  • Icon. Pl. Formosan.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Illicium arborescens Hayata. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001076109. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

General Information

Trees to 15 m tall. Perules oblong, to 3 mm. Leaves in clusters of 3-5 at distal nodes; petiole 0.8-1.7 cm; leaf blade narrowly oblong, lanceolate, or obovate-elliptic, 6-12 × 2-4.5 cm, thinly leathery to leathery, midvein adaxially impressed, secondary veins 5-8 on each side of midvein, abaxially slightly prominent, and adaxially flat or slightly prominent, base cuneate, apex acuminate. Flowers axillary or subterminal. Flower peduncle 0.5-2.2 cm. Tepals 14-21, red to pale red, obovate-oblong (largest), 8-12 × 5-9 mm (largest), papery to fleshy. Stamens 39-41, 2-3 mm; filaments 1.2-1.7 mm; connectives truncate and slightly emarginate; anthers 1-1.5 mm; pollen grains trisyncolpate. Carpels 12-16, 2-3.8 mm; ovary 1-1.8 mm; style 1-2 mm. Fruit peduncle 1.5-3 cm. Fruit with (10-)12-14 follicles; follicles 15-18 × 6-7 × 3-4 mm. Seeds 6-9 × 4.5-6 × 1.5-2 mm. Fl. Jan-Apr, fr. 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).