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Published In: Edwards's Botanical Register 15: , pl. 1300. 1830. (Edwards's Bot. Reg.) 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)
Contributor Text: I.C. Hedge
General/Distribution: About 20 species in E Asia, tropical Africa; one in southern Africa. Doubtfully present in our area.


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Annual or perennial non-aromatic herbs, glabrous to scabrid or villous with eglandular hairs. Leaves opposite or in whorls. Inflorescence of many-flowered ± distant verticillasters, not borne in leaf axils, forming loose or condensed spikes. Uppermost leaves transitional to bracts, sometimes coloured. Calyx ovoid-campanulate in fruit, tubular and often transversely ribbed in fruit, slightly bilabiate; uppermost lobe broader than 4 lower lobes, not decurrent on tube; tube glabrous or pubescent within. Corolla small, slightly bilabiate; tube short; upper lip 4-lobed, lower lip entire. Stamens 4, inconspicuously declinate; filaments not appendiculate; thecae becoming unilocular. Nutlets ellipsoid or ovoid, smooth or punctulate.

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1.Fruiting calyx 5-7 mm; leaves up to 10 x 4 cm
Geniosporum coloratum
1.Fruiting calyx c. 2 mm; leaves up to c. 4 x 1 cm
Geniosporum menthoides
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