Tamarix sultanii Qaiser
  • Pakistan J. Bot.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Tamarix sultanii Qaiser. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001285014. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2021'

General Information

Shrub 1.5-3 m tall with brownish bark, glabrous. Leaves vaginate ending abruptly in a short spine, 1-2 mm long. Racemes aestival, lax, 5-10 mm long, 8 mm broad, entirely glabrous. Flowers pentamerous, pink. Bracts c. 1 mm long, 0.5-0.75 mm broad, trullate ovate, subamplexicaul, crenato-denticulate; pedicel 1.25-1.5 mm long. Sepals 5, 1.75-2 mm long, 1 mm broad, outer 2 oblong-ovate, obtuse, finely denticulate, especially towards the apex, inner 3 ovate, obtuse, denticulate. Petals 5, elliptic oblong-obovate, cuneate at the apex, 3 mm long, 1.5-1.75 mm broad. Stamens 5.2 mm long, before anthesis, filaments 1 mm long, anthers oblong, not apiculate, disc confluent epilophic-mesodiscine, insertion peridiscal. Styles 3, ± clavate, ovary stipitate, ovate, 1.5 mm long, capsule pyramidal shaped, 4-6 mm long, 2 mm broad.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora of Pakistan
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     Information From

    Flora of Pakistan
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/Pakistan
    Flora of Pakistan. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Tamaricaceae
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).