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

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Cuphea (rights holder: Michael Kesl) © Michael Kesl


Herbs or shrubs. Leaves opposite or whorled. Flowers zygomorphic, solitary or borne in clusters or racemes. Calyx tube elongated and corolla-like, ribbed, spurred or gibbous at the base, oblique at mouth with 6 primary teeth or lobes and usually as many secondary teeth. Petals 6 (rarely 0 or 2). Stamens 11, rarely fewer. Ovary usually superior, sessile with a gland at the base, unequally 2-locular... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
1 of 280 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility