All Floras      Advanced Search
FOC Vol. 11 Page 361, 375 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 11 | Aquifoliaceae | Ilex

12. Ilex linii C. J. Tseng, Acta Sci. Nat. Univ. Amoiensis. 9: 305. 1962.

汝昌冬青 ru chang dong qing

Trees evergreen, ca. 10 m tall. Young branchlets purple-black, glabrous, longitudinally plicate; old branchlets brown, with sparse inconspicuous lenticels; terminal buds ovoid, hirsute. Petiole terete, 1-1.3 cm, abaxially carinate, adaxially flat, glabrous; leaf blade oblong or elliptic-oblong, 7-13 × 3-4 cm, leathery, glabrous, midvein raised on both surfaces, lateral veins 10-14 pairs, and dense reticulate veins slightly raised on both surfaces, base cuneate or obtuse, margin entire, recurved, apex acuminate. Flowers not known. Infructescences: cymes, 1-3-fruited, solitary, axillary; peduncles 5-7 mm, densely pubescent; fruiting pedicels 5-7 mm, densely pubescent or glabrescent. Fruit ellipsoidal, ca. 10 mm, 5-7 mm in diam.; persistent calyx ca. 5 mm in diam., 5-lobed; persistent stigma thinly discoid; pyrenes 5, oblong, ca. 7 mm, ca. 4 mm in diam., abaxially longitudinally and deeply 1-sulcate, rugose when dry, endocarp leathery. Fl. unknown, fr. Aug-Nov.

● Evergreen broad-leaved forests, Pinus massoniana forests; 500-1200 m. Fujian, Guangdong, Jiangxi, Zhejiang (Taishun).


Related Objects  
  • Illustration
  • Illustration

    Flora of China @
    Browse by
    Advanced Search

    Flora of China Home




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