2653.000 Michelia L.

Description of the genus

Differs from Magnolia in the mostly axillary inflorescence and the distinctly stalked receptacle.

Worldwide: 30 species in China, tropical Asia, to S Japan and W Malesia

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Insects associated with this genus:
Botyodes asialis Larval foodplant
Michelia champaca

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
champaca L.CDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Michelia:

Our websites:

Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Michelia

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Michelia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=593, retrieved 6 April 2020

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