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Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 128. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Contributor Text: SHAHINA A. GHAZANFAR & YASIN J. NASIR
General/Distribution: A north temperate genus of 20-30 species, also in East & S. Africa, Himalaya, New Guinea and Andes. Represented in Pakistan by 2 species.

 

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Small annual or perennial herbs. Leaves linear to subulate, opposite, ± connate. Flowers solitary or in few-flowered cymes, (solitary-2 in our species). Sepals 4-5, free. Petals 4-5, free, often minute or sometimes absent. Stamens 10(-5). Styles 4-5. Fruit a capsule, dehiscing to the base by 4-5 valves. Seeds minute, numerous.
 

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1 Flowers 5-merous. Capsule splitting by 5 valves. Perennial 1 Sagina saginoides
+ Flowers 4-merous. Capsule splitting by 4 valves. Annual 2 Sagina apetala
 
 
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