Illicium macranthum A.C. Sm.
  • Sargentia


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Illicium macranthum A.C. Sm. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001238710. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

General Information

Shrubs or trees, to 8 m tall. Perules lanceolate, to 1 cm. Leaves in clusters of 2-4 at distal nodes; petiole 1-2.5 cm; leaf blade oblong to obovate-elliptic, 8-13(-14) × 2.5-5.5(-6.5) cm, leathery, midvein adaxially impressed, secondary veins 7-12 on each side of midvein, abaxially slightly prominent near margin, and adaxially slightly impressed or flat, base narrowed to acute, apex acuminate. Flowers axillary or subterminal. Flower peduncle 6-10 mm. Tepals 27-32, white to slightly greenish, oblong (outer) to narrowly tonguelike (largest), 7-17 × 4-7 mm (outer), 1.5-2.5 cm × 2-4 mm (largest), 1.5-2.1 cm × 1-2.5 mm (inner), submembranous (outer) to membranous (middle). Stamens 21-26, 3.2-4.7 mm; filaments 1.3-2.5 mm; connectives cuspidate; anthers 1.5-2.5 mm; pollen grains tricolpate. Carpels 13 or 14, 4-5.5 mm; ovary 1.5-2 mm; style 2.5-3.5 mm. Fruit peduncle length unknown. Fruit with ca. 11 follicles; follicles 16-20 × 6-9 × 3-4 mm. Seed size unknown. Fl. Jan-Mar, fr. Jul-Nov.

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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).