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Published In: Diagnoses Plantarum Orientalium Novarum, ser. 1 11: 129. 1849. (Diagn. Pl. Orient., ser. 1,) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Contributor Text: YASIN J. NASIR
Distribution: Distribution: N. Africa, Arabia, Iran, Pakistan.
Comment/Acknowledgements: Represented by 2 varieties in Pakistan.


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An erect perennial herb 30 cm or more tall. Rootstock often staining purple. Stem solitary or many, branched; branches densely covered with retrorsely appressed hairs; hairs 1.5-2 mm long, with tuberculate bases. Basal leaves 16-30 x 4-15 mm, lanceolate to oblanceolate; cauline leaves smaller and narrower. Pedicels short, in flower up to 4-12 mm in fruit. Calyx lobes 3-4 mm long, oblong, retroresly hairy, up to 7 mm in fruit. Corolla purplish-blue or violet blue, 4-5 mm long; tube cylindrical, campanulate to funnel-shaped, c. 4 mm long; limb with ± patent lobes; style 2.5 mm long. Nutlets 5-7 x 4-5 mm, margin broadly winged; wings rugulose, incurved, irregularly dentate on inner margin. Dorsal middle area smooth or with a few glochidiate appendages or carinate.

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1 Stems usually solitary. Nutlets 5-6 mm long. Pedicels 4-6 mm in fruit. Calyx not accrescent in fruit. Corolla cylindrical-campanulate 1 Paracaryum rugulosum var. platycalyx
+ Stems generally many. Nutlets 6-7 mm long. Pedicels 8-12 mm in fruit. Calyx accrescent in fruit. Corolla funnelform 1 Paracaryum rugulosum var. platycalyx
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