Smilacina paniculata M.Martens & Galeotti
  • Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 9(2): 388 (1842)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2022): Smilacina paniculata M.Martens & Galeotti. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000740233. Accessed on: 29 Nov 2022'

General Information

Plants terrestrial, rarely epiphytic, 0.4-3.0 m. tall, glabrous; leaves all cauline, shortly petiolate, narrowly lanceolate to broadly ovate, acuminate, 6-30 cm. long; panicles 3-50 cm. long, 2-25 cm. broad, bearing many small white flowers; pedicels solitary, 1-10 mm. long, white or deep red; perianth segments ovate-lanceolate, 3-5 mm. long; berries globu- lar, 0.3-0.4 cm. thick.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
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    Distribution

    Abundant in the highland forests of Chiri- qui, and extremely variable in size and general aspect; occasionally epiphytic.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
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    Mexico to Panama, in mountain forests.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 1
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     Information From

    Asparagaceae
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/Asparagaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2022.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden