Escalloniaceae R.Br. ex Dumort.
  • Anal. Fam. Pl. 35, 37. 1829.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Escalloniaceae R.Br. ex Dumort. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-7000000222. Accessed on: 01 Mar 2021'

Morphology

Leaves simple, alternate, rarely subopposite or subverticillate, usually glandular-serrate; stipules usually absent or minute

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    Trees or shrubs

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    Flowers hermaphrodite or less often dioecious or polygamous, mostly in terminal or axillary racemes, panicles, or cymes; in one genus epiphyllous

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    Stamens (4)5(6), sometimes alternating with staminodes, perigynous, free; anthers 2-celled, opening by longitudinal slits

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    Ovary superior or inferior, syncarpous or apocarpous, 1-6-locular; ovules with axile or parietal placentation; ovules numerous; styles 1-6, free or ± joined

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    Petals 4-5, free or rarely connate into a short tube, imbricate or valvate

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    Disk annular or with lobes alternating with the stamens

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    Sepals 4-5, mostly united at the base or rarely free, imbricate or valvate, often persistent

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    Seeds few to many, with small or large embryo and copious endosperm

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    Fruit a capsule or berry

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    Petals 4–5, free or rarely connate into a short tube, imbricate or valvate

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    Disk annular or with lobes alternating with the stamens

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    Sepals 4–5, mostly united at the base or rarely free, imbricate or valvate, often persistent

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    Fruit a capsule or berry

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    Seeds few to many, with small or large embryo and copious endosperm

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    Stamens (4–)5(–6), sometimes alternating with staminodes, perigynous, free; anthers 2-celled, opening by longitudinal slits

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    Ovary superior or inferior, syncarpous or apocarpous, 1–6-locular; ovules with axile or parietal placentation; ovules numerous; styles 1–6, free or ± joined

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    Trees or shrubs

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    Leaves simple, alternate, rarely subopposite or subverticillate, usually glandular-serrate; stipules usually absent or minute

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    Flowers hermaphrodite or less often dioecious or polygamous, mostly in terminal or axillary racemes, panicles, or cymes; in one genus epiphyllous

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    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
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    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    Escalloniaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).