Carallia diplopetala Hand.-Mazz.
  • Sinensia 2: 5 (1931)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2022): Carallia diplopetala Hand.-Mazz. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 07 Aug 2022'

General Information

Trees or shrubs 2-13 m tall. Bark gray; lenticels conspicuous on branches and branchlets. Petiole 3-4 mm; leaf blade oblong, 8.5-11 × 2.5-3 cm, base cuneate, margin finely denticulate, apex acute to shortly acuminate. Inflorescences dichasial cymes; peduncle ca. 5 mm, thick; bracts brown, obovate, small. Calyx lobes 7, triangular-ovate. Petals rose red, ovate, in 2 whorls, inner ones smaller than outer ones, adnate to calyx. Stamens 7 or 14, adnate to petals; anthers oblong, both ends obtuse. Style shorter than calyx; stigma platelike, shallowly 4-lobed. Fruit red, purplish red, or black, globose to ellipsoid, 8-13 × 8-9 mm. Fl. autumn-winter, fr. spring.

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     Information From

    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 Search
    BGCI. 2022. GlobalTreeSearch online database (version 1.6). Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, UK. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.34206.61761 Available at Accessed on (15/06/2022).
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    World Flora Online Data. 2022.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).