Illicium dunnianum Tutcher
  • J. Linn. Soc., Bot.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Illicium dunnianum Tutcher. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001219855. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

General Information

Shrubs to 2(-10) m tall. Perules lanceolate-elliptic, largest to 8 mm. Leaves in clusters of 3-8 at distal nodes; petiole 3-12 mm; leaf blade narrowly lanceolate to narrowly oblanceolate, 5-12 × 0.8-1.2(-2.7) cm, thinly leathery, midvein adaxially slightly impressed, secondary veins 5-9 on each side of midvein and on both surfaces inconspicuous or slightly prominent, base attenuate and decurrent along petiole, apex abruptly caudate to acuminate. Flowers axillary or subterminal. Flower peduncle 1-3.5 cm. Tepals 12-20, pink, red, or purplish red, elliptic to suborbicular (largest), 6-11 × 4-8 mm (largest), papery to slightly fleshy. Stamens (11-)19-24(-31), 1.7-3.3 mm; filament lengths unknown; connectives obtuse to slightly emarginate; anthers 0.8-1.5 mm; pollen grains trisyncolpate. Carpels 8-13, 2.5-3.5 mm; ovary 1.2-1.5 mm; style 1.4-2 mm. Fruit peduncle 2-5.5 cm. Fruit with 7 or 8(-13) follicles; follicles 9-15 × ca. 4 × 2-3 mm. Seeds 4-5 × 2.5-3.3 × 1.7-2.2 mm. Fl. Mar-Jul and Oct-Nov, fr. Jul-Oct.

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    '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
    Schisandraceae
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).