Pottsia

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Pottsia

Description

Climber. Leaves opposite; Inflorescence a large, many-flowered, terminal panicle; Sepals with a row of colleters inside. Stamens inserted at corolla mouth, completely exserted from tube, adnate at the attachment of the filament to the anthers and by the thecae to the style head; Fruit of paired narrow follicles; Seeds narrow elliptic;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical, Eastern and Southeastern Asia present
3 species in Eastern and Southeastern Asia; in Malesia 1 species.

Citation

Backer & Bakh.f. - in Fl. Java. 1965: 243
Pit. - in Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 3. 1933: 1176
Benth. & Hook.f. - in Gen. Pl. 1876: 712
D.J. Middleton - in Fl. Thailand. 1999: 139
Pichon - in Mém. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 1950: 56
K. Schum. - in Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4. 1895: 186