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.

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acuta (Thunb.) Baill.E,SDescription

Other sources of information about Adenocline:

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Flora of Malawi: Adenocline

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Adenocline
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Adenocline
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Adenocline
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Adenocline
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Adenocline
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Adenocline
JSTOR Plant Science: Adenocline
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Adenocline
Plants of the World Online: Adenocline
Tropicos: Adenocline
Wikipedia: Adenocline

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Adenocline.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=849, retrieved 27 February 2024

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