Mildbraedia Pax

Description of the genus

Dioecious shrubs or small trees with stellate hairs. Leaves simple, alternate, long-petiolate with 3-veined from the base. Inflorescences axillary, long-pedunculate, cymose, few-flowered. Male flowers: calyx deeply 5-lobed or sepals free; petals 5, free; disk-glands 5; stamens 10-25, inner united in a column; anthers erect in bud. Female flowers: sepals and petals as for male flowers; disk annular; ovary 3-locular; styles 3. Fruit 3-lobed, dehiscent.

Worldwide: 3-4 species in tropical Africa

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

Mildbraedia carpinifolia var. strigosa

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
carpinifolia (Pax) Hutch. var. strigosa Radcl.-Sm.N,Z,MSDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Mildbraedia:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Mildbraedia., retrieved 30 September 2023

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