Camphorosma L.
  • Sp. Pl. 1: 122. 1753. (1 May 1753)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Camphorosma L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000006405. Accessed on: 27 Feb 2020'

General Information

Herbs or subshrubs. Stem erect, densely tomentose; branches ascending. Leaves alternate, solitary, or fascicular on dwarf branches, sessile, linear, semiterete. Inflorescence spicate, without bractlets. Flowers bisexual. Perianth 4-lobed, herbaceous; segments equal, or lateral 2 longer than others, oblong, remaining unchanged in fruit. Stamens 4; filaments exserted, filiform; anthers oblong. Ovary ovoid; ovule sessile; style long; stigmas 2, filiform. Utricle compressed; pericarp membranous, free from seed. Seed vertical; testa leathery; embryo horseshoe-shaped; radicle inferior.

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    •   Bibliography

      • 1 Sp. Pl. 1: 122. 1753. (1 May 1753)

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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.
      • B Missouri Botanical Garden
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