Cyanotis D. Don
  • Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 45. 1825[1825].


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Cyanotis D. Don. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000010170. Accessed on: 20 Feb 2020'

General Information

Herbs annual or perennial, erect or creeping. Rhizomes absent. Leaves alternate. Cincinni sessile, subtended by spathelike involucral bracts; bracts imbricate, 2-seriate, falcate-curved. Flowers actinomorphic. Sepals free or connate only at base. Petals connate and tubular in middle, free at both ends, purple, blue, or white, linear-lanceolate. Stamens 6, all fertile, equal; filaments lanate, rarely glabrous; anther locules longitudinally dehiscent. Ovary 3-loculed; ovules 2 per locule. Capsule 3-valved, obovoid- or broadly oblong, trigonous. Seeds 1 or 2 per valve, cylindric or quadrangular, reticulate or pitted; hilum at adjoining end of 2 seeds.

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