Illicium leiophyllum A.C. Sm.
  • Sargentia


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Illicium leiophyllum A.C. Sm. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001238720. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2020'

General Information

Shrubs to 4 m tall. Perules ovate, to 5 mm. Leaves in clusters of 3-5 at distal nodes; petiole 0.8-1.7 cm; leaf blade oblong-elliptic, (6-)8-13 × (2-)2.5-4 cm, leathery, midvein adaxially conspicuously impressed, secondary veins 6-9 on each side of midvein and on both surfaces inconspicuous or slightly prominent, base attenuate and decurrent along petiole, apex acuminate. Flowers axillary or subterminal. Flower peduncle short. Tepals 21-23, suborbicular-triangular (outer), 4-5 × 4-5 mm (outer), papery with membranous margin (outer) to fleshy (inner). Stamens 29 or 30, length unknown; connectives obtuse to slightly emarginate; anthers 0.8-1 mm; pollen grains trisyncolpate. Carpels 11 or 12, length unknown; style nearly as long as ovary. Fruit peduncle 2-2.5 cm. Fruit with 11 or 12 follicles; follicles 11-19 × 5-7 × 3-4 mm. Seed size unknown.

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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
    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).