Microgynoecium

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Microgynoecium

Description

Annual, monoecious herb. Flowers in clusters hidden amongst the leaves; perianth lobes 5, hyaline; stamens l-4; pistillate flowers 2-bracteolate; stigmas 2. Fruit turgid; seeds vertical; embryo horseshoe-shaped. One sp., Microgynoecium tibeticum Hook. , Tibet, Sikkim.

Citation

Microgyneocium Hook. f. in Benth. & Hook. f., Lien. Pl. 5: Db (1880).

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