Seidlitzia

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Seidlitzia

Description

Annual herbs or small shrubs. Leaves opposite, fleshy, cylindrical. Flowers solitary or 2-3 together, axillary, subtended by 2 bracteoles; perianth lobes 5, free almost to base; fruiting perianth with 5 equal wings; stamens 5; disk lobed, lobes apically papillate; stigmas 2, awl-shaped. Seven spp., W Asia.

Citation

Fl Or 4: 950 (1879)

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