Pseudotsuga brevifolia W.C.Cheng & L.K.Fu
  • Acta Phytotax. Sin. 13(4): 83 (1975)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2023): Pseudotsuga brevifolia W.C.Cheng & L.K.Fu. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 25 Mar 2023'

General Information

Bark brown, scaly, longitudinally fissured. Branchlets reddish brown, initially densely pubescent, turning light brown or gray and glabrous or subglabrous in 2nd or 3rd year. Leaves spirally or irregularly pectinately arranged, linear, 0.7-1.5(-2) cm × 2-3.2 mm, apex emarginate. Seed cones ovoid-ellipsoid or ovoid, 3.7-6.5 × ca. 3.4 cm. Seed scales at middle of cones compressed orbicular-rhombic, 2.2-2.5 × ca. 3.3 cm, hard and woody, densely pubescent abaxially, base cuneate, not concave at sides. Bracts reflexed, cusp narrowly triangular, ca. 3 mm, lateral lobes triangular, margin erose. Seeds irregularly brown spotted, obliquely triangular-ovoid, ca. 2 cm including wing; wing reddish brown, lustrous, ca. 1 cm, pubescent on middle part adaxially.

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    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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    Conifers. World Flora Online Data. 2022.
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