Vitex vestita Wall. ex Schauer
  • Repert. Bot. Syst.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Vitex vestita Wall. ex Schauer. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 07 Jun 2020'

General Information

Shrubs or small trees, 1-5(-8) m tall. Branchlets densely yellow-brown pubescent when young, glabrescent. Leaves 3-foliolate; petiole 2-6 cm; petiolules ca. 1 cm; leaflets elliptic-oblong to elliptic, membranous, abaxially softly tawny pubescent villous on veins and glandular, adaxially sparsely hispid and glandular dotted, base cuneate to rounded, margin entire or sparsely serrate above middle, apex acuminate to acute; central leaflet largest, 2.5-15 X 1.5-8 cm. Cymes axillary, sometimes to 3 per axil, 2.5-4 cm, dichotomous or trichotomous, tawny pubescent; peduncle shorter than petioles, densely pilose; bracts linear, pilose. Calyx with a tube ca. 3 mm, minutely 5-dentate to subtruncate, outside densely pubescent and glandular. Corolla yellowish, tube slender and 1-1.2 cm, outside yellow glandular, inside glabrous except villous below insertion of stamens. Stamens included. Ovary apex densely glandular. Fruiting calyx enlarged, saucer-shaped. Drupes black, obovoid, 5-9 X 4-8 mm. Fl. Jun-Sep, fr. Oct-Nov.

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    Flora Of CHina @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Global Tree Assessment
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).