All Floras      Advanced Search
Page 1 Login | eFloras Home | Help
Pakistan | Family List | Hippocastanaceae

Aesculus Linn., Sp.P1. 344. 1753. Gen.P1.ed.5.161.1754; Boiss., F1.Or.1:946.1867; W.P.Hiern in Hook.f. , Fl.Brit. Ind. 1:675.1875; Brandis, Ind. Trees 185.1911; Bailey, Stand. Cyclop. Hort. 1:226.1919; P.W.Ball in Tutin et al, Fl. Eur.2:240.1968; K.Browicz in Rech.f.,Fl.lran.92:1.1972.

Aesculus indica

Credit: M.Y. Saleem

  • Pavia Boerh.ex Miller

    Usually deciduous trees. Scaly buds, often resinous. Flowers showy, bracteate. Calyx tubular or campanulate, deciduous. Petals 4-5, clawed. Stamens usually 7. Capsule more or less leathery, the valves coriaceous. Seeds 1-3, with a coriaceous and glaucous testa, hilum prominent.

    A genus of about 13 species distributed in temperate America, S.E. Europe and S. and E. Asia. Represented here by 1 species.

    Lower Taxon

    Related Synonym(s):


    Related Objects  

    Flora of China  
  • Aesculus.pdf
  • PDF

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