Trimezia

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Trimezia

Description

Cormogenous herbs. Inflorescences axillary in few-flowered cymes, each in 2 spathes. Flowers actinomorphic, pedicelled, yellowish to reddish. Stamens free, against the back of the style-arms. Capsules apically dehiscent, with 3 pores exserted beyond the spathe. Seeds globose to angular.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical:, Malaya Central and tropical America: present West Java:
A few species in Central and tropical America, one introduced in Malesia (Malaya, West Java).

Citation

FOSTER - in Rhodora. 1962: 307
DIELS - in Pfl. Fam., ed. 2. 1930: 497