Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection
© Ergin Hamzaoğlu, Murat Koç, Ahmet Aksoy (licence)
Pinks And Carnations
Herbs. Leaves opposite, often linear and glaucous. Flowers terminal, solitary, in loose cymes or in dense involucrate heads. Sepals united to form a tubular calyx; the calyx with numerous parallel obscure veins, bearing 4-10 epicalyx segments. Petals 5, entire, toothed or (in ours) deeply fimbriate; pink, red or white; coronal scales 0. Stamens 10. Styles 2. Fruit a 1-locular capsule with 4 teeth.... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)See more in the Encyclopedia of Life...
- Parent Taxon
- Taxonomic Completion
1.18%4 of 338 accepted Species
- Global Pollen Project UUID
- Botanical Reference
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This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.The Plant ListGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility