Stilbanthus Hook. f.
  • Hookers Icon. Pl. 13: 67, pl. 1286. 1879.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Stilbanthus Hook. f. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000036708. Accessed on: 18 Feb 2020'

General Information

Climbers large, woody, with pendulous branches. Leaves opposite. Spikes terminal or axillary from uppermost nodes, often panicled, on pendulous peduncles; midvein of bracteoles flexible, mucronate. Tepals 5, rigid. Stamens 5; filaments shortly connate at base, alternating with pseudostaminodes, pseudostaminodes oblong, long fimbriate; anthers 2-loculed. Ovary oblong, compressed; style slender; stigma minute. Fruit oblong, 1-seeded, indehiscent.

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    Included Species

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    Amaranthaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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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
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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