Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection

Digitised Reference Slides
We currently hold 3 digitised slide(s). Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.
Saponaria (rights holder: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings)© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)


Perennial herb (ours). Stipules 0. Leaves opposite. Flowers showy, in compact, terminal corymbs. Sepals fused below into a tube, 5-toothed above. Petals 5, with a long claw and an entire or slightly emarginate, limb, with 2 small blunt scales present at base. Stamens 10. Styles 2. Capsule many-seeded, opening by 4(-5) ± unequal teeth. © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
1 of 16 accepted Species
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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