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Chrysophyllum lanceolatum var. stellatocarpon van Royen ex Vink


Description from Flora of China

Trees 10--20 m tall. Branchlets yellow pubescent. Petiole 2--7 mm; leaf blade oblong to oblong-lanceolate, rarely obovate, 5--12 X 1.7--4 cm, papery, rust colored tomentose on both surfaces when young but soon glabrescent except on midrib, base obtuse to cuneate and usually slightly oblique, apex obtuse, acuminate, or caudate, lateral veins many pairs closely spaced and slender. Flowers fascicled. Pedicel 3--6 mm, rust colored pubescent to subglabrous. Sepals 5, rust colored pubescent or glabrous when young, margin fimbriate. Corolla broadly campanulate, 1.8--3 mm, glabrous; 5-lobed, margin fimbriate. Stamens 5. Ovary subglobose, ca. 0.6 mm, 5 locular, 5-ribbed, rust colored tomentose. Style ca. 1.5 mm, glabrous. Fruit brown to purplish black, subglobose, 5-ribbed into a stellate shape, 1.5--2(--4) cm in diam., rust colored tomentose when young but glabrescent, (1--)4- or 5-seeded. Seeds compressed obovoid, 11--13 X 6--7 mm; seed coat thick; scar oblong to oblanceolate. Fl. May, fr. Oct.

Roots and leaves used medicinally; fruit edible.

Chrysophyllum lanceolatum var. lanceolatum occurs in Indonesia.

Forests; middle elevations. Guangdong, Guangxi [Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam]

生活型: 乔木

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 小乔木;

花期: 7--8

果期: 11

生境: 生于自然林中

用途: 根及叶入药,有活血散瘀、消肿止痛之效;果可食

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


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