Celastrus franchetianus Loes.
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst.

This taxon is accepted by Celastraceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Twining shrubs, 1-2 m tall; branchlets terete; young branchlets green, lenticels usually absent. Petiole 5-11 mm; leaf blade lanceolate, 5-13 × 2-4 cm, thinly papery to coriaceous, base cuneate, margin serrulate, apex acuminate; secondary veins 7-9 pairs, prominent. Thyrses terminal, elongate; peduncle very short, less than 5 mm. Flowers 5-merous, white to pea green, ca. 5 mm wide. Disk slightly orbicular, lobe triangular. Ovary 3-loculed; ovules 2 per locule; style columnar; stigma 3-lobed. Capsule ovate to slightly globose.


  • 1 Bot. Jahrb. Syst.

 Information From

World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
'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.
  • B Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online consortium
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).