Mostly annual, biennial or perennial herbs, rarely (Anthocleista only in our area) trees or shrubs. Stipules 0. Leaves simple, opposite (in ours). Inflorescence a cyme or raceme, sometimes flowers solitary, fasciculate or verticillate. Flowers bisexual (sometimes unisexual), actinomorphic, (rarely zygomorphic). Calyx tubular with (2-)4-5 or rarely 6-12 lobes. Corolla gamopetalous, 3-5(-16)-lobed. ... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)See more in the Encyclopedia of Life...
- Taxonomic Completion
- Global Pollen Project UUID
- Botanical Reference
- None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.