Tricarpelema J.K. Morton
  • J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 59(380): 436. 1966.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Tricarpelema J.K. Morton. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000038903. Accessed on: 29 Feb 2020'

General Information

Herbs perennial, erect, or ascending proximally. Rhizomes long. Leaves alternate. Panicles terminal, pyramidal, consisting of cincinni, involucral bracts and bracts caducous. Flowers actinomorphic. Sepals free, boat-shaped. Petals free, anterior one narrower, all blue or purple, oblong, obovate, or elliptic. Fertile stamens 3, anterior, middle one inserted opposite petal, with slightly smaller anther and slightly shorter filament; filaments glabrous; staminodes 3, posterior; antherodes 2-lobed. Ovary 3-loculed; ovules 4--8 per locule. Capsule 3-valved, cylindric. Seeds 4--8 per valve, rugose; hilum linear.

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