Macaranga tanarius var. tomentosa (Blume) Müll.Arg.
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Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Macaranga tanarius var. tomentosa (Blume) Müll.Arg. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000796579. Accessed on: 01 Oct 2020'

General Information

Trees 5-10 m tall. Branchlets yellowish brown pubescent when young; branches stout, glabrous, glaucous. Stipules ovate, acuminate, 1.5-3 × 0.7-2 cm, pubescent, deciduous; petiole 10-30 cm; leaf blade ovate-orbicular or suborbicular, 17-30 × 14-24 cm, papery, abaxially glandular-scaly, pubescent along veins, adaxially glabrous, base rounded and broadly peltate, margin entire or serrulate, apex acuminate; palmate veins 7-11. Male inflorescences branched, 5-14 cm; axes slender, pubescent or glabrous; bracts broadly ovate, 3-5 × 3-4.5 mm, fimbriate, pubescent. Male flowers ca. 11 per bract; pedicel ca. 0.5 mm; sepals 3, ca. 1 mm, pilose; stamens (4 or)5 or 6(-10). Female inflorescences branched, 5-15 cm, pilose; bracts ovate, leaflike, 1-1.5 cm, margin fimbriate, pubescent. Female flower solitary; calyx 2- or 3-lobed, pubescent; ovary 2- or 3-locular, sparsely softly spiny; styles 2 or 3, sublingulate, ca. 6 mm. Capsule 2- or 3-locular, ca. 12 mm in diam., densely glandular scaly, scattered softly spiny, ca. 8 mm. Seeds subglobose, ca. 5 mm. Fl. Apr-Jun, fr. Jun-Jul.

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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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