Ononis natrix L.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Ononis natrix L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000212878. Accessed on: 05 Apr 2020'

General Information

Perennial subshrubs, 10-70 cm tall, densely glandular hairy. Stem erect, much branched, unarmed. Leaves 3-foliolate, lower rarely 5-foliolate, upper rarely 1-foliolate; leaflets oblong, obovate, to broadly linear, 1-3 cm, base cuneate, apex acute. Flowers in lax, leafy racemes or panicles, solitary at nodes, or at tips of lateral branchlets; pedicel 5-20 mm; bract aristate. Calyx 8-12 mm; teeth linear-lanceolate, 2.5-4 × length of tube. Corolla yellow, with veins scarlet or purple, 12-20 mm. Leg­ume linear-elliptic, 10-25 × 3-4 mm, 2-3 × as long as persis­tent calyx, beaked. Seeds 6-9, globose, minutely tuberculate. Fl. May-Oct.

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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.
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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