Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection

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Boerhavia (rights holder: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings)© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)


Annual or perennial herbs, often from a rootstock, erect or loosely spreading. Leaves opposite, often in unequal pairs, sometimes fleshy, entire or shallowly sinuate. Inflorescences terminal and axillary, paniculate, umbellate or cymose. Flowers small, quickly falling off, bisexual. Perianth: lower part constricted above ovary, upper part petal-like, campanulate, slightly 5-lobed, caducous. Stamen... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
3 of 105 accepted Species
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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