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Cochlospermaceae Planchon

habit
woody plants, herbaceous plants

hairs
peltate or scale-like

distribution
African, Asian, Australian and Oceanian, North American, South American

leaf: position
alternate

leaf: nature
not compound, compound, palmately compound

leaf: venation
pinnate or hardly visible in leaves or leaflets., palmate in leaves or leaflets

margin
lobed or divided, dentate

leaf: glands/ligule
with pellucid or glandular dots or lines

leaf: stipules
present

inflorescence
raceme, compound, sympodial or monopodial

flower: sexuality
bisexual

flower: symmetry
actinomorphic, zygomorphic or irregular

flower: receptacle
small

flower: disc
absent

flower: perianth number
7+

flower: perianth nature
perianth of calyx and corolla

flower: sepal number
5

flower: sepal position
all free from one another

flower: sepal nature
sepals imbricate or contorted

flower: petal number
5

flower: petal position
all free from one another, petals imbricate

flower: petal nature
petals contorted

stamen: number
11+

stamen: anthers
basifixed, introrse, opening by apical pores

stamen: filaments
free from the corolla, not connate

pistil: style
style 1, or styles more or less connate

pistil: carpel
3, 5

pistil: ovary
1-locular, 3-locular

pistil: ovule
3+ in each loculus

pistil
ovules parietal, carpels connate, ovules axile, carpels connate, ovules attached to the central axis or ventrally in apocarpae

fruit: type
a capsule

fruit: seed
3+ seeds

seed: embryo
curved

seed: endosperm
seeds with endosperm


 

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