Aizoon L.
  • Sp. Pl. 1: 488. 1753. (1 May 1753)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Aizoon L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000001055. Accessed on: 24 Oct 2020'

Morphology

Stamens ?, inserted on the tube in fascicles alternate with perianth segments.

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    Ovary superior, of 5 carpels, 5-locular; ovules ?, pendulous and axillary; styles and stigmas as many as carpels.

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    Fruit a 5-valved loculicidal capsule.

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    Seeds ?, reniform, concentrically ridged.

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    Many-stemmed annual or perennial herbs.

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    Perianth segments 5, united at the base, with a short tube.

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    Leaves alternate, exstipulate, hairy.

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    Flowers hermaphrodite, solitary, sessile in leaf-axils or in forks of the branches.

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    Fruit a loculicidal capsule, with as many or twice as many valves as carpels.

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    Flowers hermaphrodite, solitary or in groups, sessile or pedunculate, often borne in the forkings of the stem

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    Calyx gamosepalous; tube short; lobes 4–5

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    Stamens many, inserted on the calyx-tube, often in 2 or more rows or in fascicles alternate with the calyx-lobes

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    Ovary superior, of 4–10 carpels, 4–10-locular; ovules 2-many per loculus, pendulous, axillary; styles as many as carpels, free

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    Often succulent herbs or sometimes subshrubs

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    Leaves various, glabrous, papillose or hairy, alternate or opposite, exstipulate

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      Bibliography

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FZ
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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