4370.000 Adenocline Turcz.

Description of the genus

Dioecious herb (in ours). Leaves opposite, simple. Stipules present. Inflorescences laxly paniculate (in ours), unisexual; male with many flowers, female few-flowered. Male flowers: sepals 5; petals 0; disk glands turbinate; stamens (4-)10(-14), 2-seriate. Female flowers: pedicels often reflexed; sepals and petals as in the male; disk glands 3, alternating with the carpels; styles 3, 2-fid or 2-partite. Fruits 3-lobed, dehiscing into 3 cocci.

Worldwide: 8 species in southern Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

No image yet

Links to taxa:     View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
acuta (Thunb.) Baill.E,SDescription

Other sources of information about Adenocline:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Adenocline

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Adenocline
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Adenocline
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Adenocline
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Adenocline
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Adenocline

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Adenocline.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=849, retrieved 22 November 2017

Site software last modified: 26 December 2016 8:34pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use