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Escalloniaceae R. Brown ex Dumortier
[C]

鼠刺科

Habit: tree, shrub

Taxon group: dicots

Plant: dioecious

Leaf: position: opposite, alternate, verticillate/whorled

Leaf: nature: simple

Leaf: blade: margin: dentate

Flowers: inflorescence: raceme

Flowers: sexuality: bisexual, polygamous

Flowers: symmetry: actinomorphic

Flowers: disc: present

Flowers: sepal number/calyx lobes: 4, 5

Flowers: sepal position: connate or basally connate

Flowers: petal number/corolla lobes: 4, 5

Flowers: petal position: all free from one another, connate or basally connate

Stamen: number: 4, 5

Stamen: other characters: staminodia present

Pistil: ovary: 1-loculed, 2-loculed, 3-loculed, 4-loculed, 5-loculed, 6-loculed

Pistil: pistil: ovules parietal placentation, ovules attached to the central axis

Ovary: position: superior, inferior

Fruit: types and characters: a capsule (incl. pod, follicle, etc.), fleshy (berry, drupe, pome)

Seed: endosperm: seeds with endosperm

Google Image Search: Link

Dictionary of The Families & Genera of Chinese Seed Plants: Link

Vascular Plant Type Catalog at NYBG: Link


 

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