Pharnaceum L.
  • Sp. Pl. 1: 272. 1753. (1 May 1753)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Pharnaceum L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000029134. Accessed on: 04 Jun 2020'

Morphology

Perianth-segments 5, free, greenish, sometimes dorsally conspicuously horned below the apex.

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    Flowers pedicelled.

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    Inflorescences cymose, peduncled, with whorls of bracts at each node.

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    Seeds several in each locule, globose-lenticular with a thin dorsal ridge, without appendage at the apex of the funicle; testa glossy brown, finely granular.

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    Fruit a membranous capsule, 3-locular, loculicidally 3-valved.

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    Disk hypogynous, 5-lobed, nectariferous.

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    Leaves all crowded at the base or whorled, linear; stipules persistent, membranous, pilose along the margins.

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    Stamens 5, alternating with the perianth-segments; filaments free, linear to filiform.

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    Small annual herbs.

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    Stigmas 3, short.

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    Ovary superior, 3-locular, subglobose, 3-lobed, the locules multiovulate.

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    Molluginaceae
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