All Floras      Advanced Search
FOC Vol. 9 Page 387 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 9 | Rosaceae | Sanguisorba

3. Sanguisorba applanata T. T. Yu & C. L. Li, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 17(1): 11. 1979.

宽蕊地榆 kuan rui di yu

Herbs perennial, 75–120 cm tall. Rootstock robust, terete. Stems subglabrous. Lower cauline leaves: stipules semiorbicular, margin incised serrate; petiole sparsely pilose; leaf blade with 3–5 pairs of leaflets; petiolules 0.5–2.5 cm; leaflets green on both surfaces, ovate, elliptic, or oblong, 1.5–5 × 1–4 cm, both surfaces glabrous or abaxially densely villous, base cordate, margin coarsely dentate, apex rounded, rarely truncate; upper cauline leaves: leaflets narrowly oblong, base truncate to broadly cuneate. Inflorescences spicate, long cylindric, 4–7.5 × 0.6–1 cm; bracts elliptic-ovate, abaxially pubescent. Sepals pale pink or white, elliptic. Stamens 4; filaments gradually compressed-dilated distally, ca. 2 × as long as sepals, as broad as anther. Style filiform; stigma dilated, discoidal, papillate. Fl. and fr. Jul–Oct.

Thinned forests, marshy banks of ravines and streams; 100--500 m. Hebei, Jiangsu, Shandong.

1 Stipules and leaflets glabrous on both surfaces; sepals pale pink or white.   3a var. applanata
+ Stipules and leaflets abaxially densely villous; sepals pale pink.   3b var. villosa

Lower Taxa


Related Objects  
  • Flora of China Illustrations vol. 9, fig. 157, 5-7
  • Illustration

    Flora of China @
    Browse by
    Advanced Search

    Flora of China Home




     |  eFlora Home |  People Search  |  Help  |  ActKey  |  Hu Cards  |  Glossary  |