Strophanthus wallichii

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Strophanthus wallichii

Description

Climber or trailing shrub. Branchlets densely lenticellate. Leaves: Inflorescence 6-18 cm long, 2-25-flowered; Sepals pubescent, ciliate, linear, 6-17.7 mm long. Stamens inserted at 5-8 mm from corolla base; Ovaries 1-2.3 mm, minutely pubescent; Fruit tapering to an obtuse apex, 11-24.5 by 2.5 cm, densely lenticellate. Seeds 10-18 by 3-4.3 mm;

Distribution

Asia-Temperate, Asia-Tropical: Bangladesh (Bangladesh present); India present; Laos (Laos present); Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia present); Thailand (Thailand present); Vietnam (Vietnam present), Burma present
India, Bangladesh, Burma, China, Thailand, LaosVietnam; in Malesia: Peninsular Malaysia.

Citation

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D.J. Middleton - in Fl. Thailand. 1999: 98
Ridl. - in Fl. Malay Penins. 1923: 355
I.M. Turner - in Gard. Bull. Singapore. 1997: 129
Beentje - in Meded. Landbouwhoogeschool Wageningen. 1982: 151
King & Gamble - in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal. 1907: 469
M.F. Watson - in Fl. Bhutan. 1999: 679
Tsiang & P.T. Li - in Fl. Reipubl. Popularis Sin. 1977: 154
M. Gangop. & Chakr. - in J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 1992: 54
P.T. Li et al. - in Fl. China. 1995: 179