Tamarix karelinii Bunge
  • Tent. Gen. Tamar.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Tamarix karelinii Bunge. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001142031. Accessed on: 22 Oct 2021'

General Information

Trees or large shrubs, 2-4(-7) m tall. Branches smooth, occasionally stiffly hairy, inconspicuously papillose. Leaves ovate, 1-1.5 × 0.5-1 mm, base obtuse, slightly decurrent, nearly semiamplexicaul, apex acute, incurved. Racemes 4-7(-15) cm × 2-4 mm, terminal on branches of current year, clustered into spreading, large panicles; bracts lanceolate, subulate, 1.7-2 mm, subequaling or exceeding calyx, base enlarged, apex acute. Pedicels 0.5-0.7 mm. Calyx ca. 1 mm; sepals 5, suborbicular, to 0.8 mm, margin membranous, semipellucid, subentire, apex obtuse. Petals deep red or purple-red, obovate-elliptic, ca. 1.5 mm, more than 2 × as long as calyx, abaxially raised, apex obtuse, incurved, partly deciduous after anthesis. Disk small, thinly membranous, 5-lobed. Stamens 5, exserted from corolla or often equaling corolla, with nectary at base of filaments; anthers mucronate. Styles 3, oblong-clavate. Capsule 5-6 mm, 5-6 × exceeding calyx. Fl. Jun-Sep. 2n = 24*.

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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    '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.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    Tamaricaceae
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).