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Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 708. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
General/Distribution: A monotypic genus, native of Mediterranean region and Canary Islands; widely introduced as an ornamental plant.


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Erect shrub. Stem terete, grooved. Leaf absent or unifoliolate, exstipulate. Inflorescence a terminal raceme. Bract and bracteoles minute. Calyx split to the base adaxially, teeth minute. Corolla yellow. Vexillum longer than the wing and keel. Wing smaller than the beaked keel. Stamens monadelphous; alternate anthers short and versatile, alternately longer and basifixed. Ovary sessile, pubescent, many ovuled, style incurved, stigma oblong. Fruit compressed, glabrous.

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