Balsaminaceae

Family in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 5 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Balsaminaceae (rights holder: 2007 Zoya Akulova) © 2007 Zoya Akulova

Balsam Family

Herbs, sometimes shrubby, with often succulent stems. Leaves alternate, opposite or whorled, simple. Inflorescences axillary, less often terminal or solitary. Flowers bisexual, zygomorphic. Sepals 3(5), the posterior large, petaloid and nearly always spurred, the lateral small. Petals 5, the anterior one always large, flat or helmet-shaped; the 4 lower ones usually connate in pairs, usually deeply... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
50.00%
1 of 2 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
4781e030-7c69-4124-97eb-de03cd7c1f9a
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility