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Blastus cochinchinensis Lour.


Description from Flora of China

Anplectrum parviflorum Bentham; Blastus marchandii H. Léveillé; B. parviflorus (Bentham) Triana.

Shrubs 0.6-3 m tall. Stems terete, densely yellow glandular when young, glabrescent. Petiole 1-2(-3) cm, glandular; leaf blade lanceolate, narrowly elliptic, or elliptic-lanceolate, 6-12(-18) × 2-4(-5) cm, papery to substiffly papery, abaxially densely glandular, adaxially sparsely glandular but glabrescent, secondary veins 1(or 2) on each side of midvein, base cuneate, margin entire or very inconspicuously denticulate, apex acuminate. Inflorescences axillary, umbellate cymose; peduncle ca. 2 mm to almost absent. Pedicel ca. 3 mm, densely glandular. Hypanthium campanulate-funnelform, obtusely 4-sided, ca. 4 mm, densely peltate glandular. Calyx lobes 4(or 5), broadly ovate, ca. 1 mm. Petals 4(or 5), white or pink, ovate, ca. 4 mm, apex acuminate to subacute. Stamens 4(or 5); filaments ca. 4 mm; anthers pink, lanceolate, ca. 4 mm, geniculate; connective slightly inflated, decurrent at base of anther. Ovary inferior, urceolate, 4-celled, slightly glandular. Capsule elliptic to ovoid, ca. 3 × 2-3 mm, 4-sided, glandular. Fl. Jun-Aug, fr. Oct-Dec.

Mixed forests, stony soil; 200-1300 m. Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hunan, Taiwan, Yunnan [Cambodia, India, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam].

生活型: 灌木

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 灌木;

花期: 6

果期: 9月至次年2月

生境: 生于自然林中至水库山谷林下

用途: 叶拔毒生肌、收敛,治疮疖、烂肉崩痧;根治产后流血不止;根、茎可提制栲胶

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: 野锦香、崩沙药、柴狗利(高要)


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