7741.000 Dolichandrone (Fenzl) Seem.

Description of the genus

Unarmed shrubs or trees. Leaves deciduous, opposite, imparipinnate. Inflorescences terminal panicles, fragrant opening at night. Calyx splitting on one side, beaked at the apex. Corolla campanulate; tube narrowly cylindric, exceeding the calyx. Stamens 4. Disk annular, thick. Ovary 2-locular. Capsule linear in outline, straight or curved, 2-valved, dehiscent. Seeds flat, winged.

Worldwide: c. 8 species in Asia and Australia and one in southern Mozambique only.

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

Dolichandrone alba

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
alba (Sim) Sprague[End][VU]GI,MDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Dolichandrone:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Dolichandrone.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2212, retrieved 7 August 2020

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