Saponaria

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

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 3 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Saponaria (rights holder: Valter Jacinto) © Valter Jacinto

Soapwort

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. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Caryophyllaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
6.25%
1 of 16 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
6f315dc1-5d8c-4997-9627-bef164d4425d
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