Home Flora of Pakistan
Name Search
District Map
Grid Map
Inventory Project
Murdannia Royle Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in Index Nominum Genericorum (ING)Search in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical GardenSearch in Flora do Brasil 2020Search in Reflora - Virtual HerbariumSearch in Living Collections Decrease font Increase font Restore font

Published In: Illustrations of the Botany ... of the Himalayan Mountains ... 1: 403, pl. 95, f. 3. 1839. (Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
General/Distribution: About 50 species, chiefly Asian and African; represented in Pakistan by 1 species only.


Export To PDF Export To Word
Decumbent herbs, simple or branched; roots fibrous, sometimes tuberous. Leaves alternate or radical, sometimes apparently fascicled below the inflorescence, usually linear or oblong. Inflorescence paniculate, lax, axillary or terminal. Sepals 3, membranous, free. Petals 3, free, obovate, subequal. Fertile stamens 3, antisepalous, alternating with 3 (rarely 0-2) staminodes; filaments bearded; staminodes hastate or 3-lobed; fertile anthers dithecous. Ovary 2-3-loculed, sessile, 1-2- several ovules. Capsuled subequally 3-valved, 1-several seeded; seeds rugose or pitted.
© 2018 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110