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Eriobotrya cavaleriei Rehd.


Description from Flora of China

Hiptage cavaleriei H. Léveillé, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 10: 372. 1912; Eriobotrya brackloi Handel-Mazzetti; E. brackloi var. atrichophylla Handel-Mazzetti; E. cavaleriei var. brackloi (Handel-Mazzetti) Rehder; E. deflexa (Hemsley) Nakai var. grandiflora (Rehder & E. H. Wilson) Nakai; E. grandiflora Rehder & E. H. Wilson.

Trees 4–5 cm tall. Branchlets brownish yellow, stout, glabrous. Leaves in clusters at apices of branches; stipules caducous, not seen; petiole 1.5–4 cm, glabrous; leaf blade oblong, oblong-lanceolate, or oblong-oblanceolate, 7–18 × 2.5–7 cm, leathery, midvein prominent on both surfaces, lateral veins 7–14 pairs, reticulate veins conspicuous abaxially, abaxially subglabrous, adaxially lustrous, glabrous, base attenuate, margin remotely sharply serrate, entire near base, apex acuminate. Panicle 9–12 cm in diam., many flowered; peduncle sparsely brown pubescent; bracts caducous, not seen. Pedicel 3–10 mm, sparsely brown pubescent. Flowers 1.5–2.5 cm in diam. Hypanthium cupular, abaxially sparsely brown pubescent. Sepals triangular-ovate, 2–3 mm, tomentose along margin, apex obtuse. Petals white, obovate, 8–10 mm. Stamens 20. Ovary glabrous, 2- or 3-loculed; styles 2 or 3, connate at base, ca. 4 mm, white villous basally. Pome yellowish red, elliptic or subglobose, 1–1.5 cm in diam., glabrous; fruiting pedicel 3–10 mm, hairy; sepals reflexed. Fl. Apr–May, fr. Jul–Aug.

Slopes, mixed river side forests; 500--2000 m. Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan [N Vietnam].

生活型: 乔木

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 乔木;

花期: 5

生境: 生于鸡笼山、东岗坑山谷林中

用途: 果可食,也可酿酒

门中名: 种子植物门

亚门中名: 被子植物亚门

纲中名: 双子叶植物纲

中文别名: 大叶枇杷


Related Objects  

Flora of China  
  • Flora of China Illustrations vol. 9, fig. 63, 1-3
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