Cardiospermum

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

Digitised Reference Slides

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Distribution
Cardiospermum (rights holder: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany) © Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany

Heartseeds

Annual or perennial climbing herbs, stems ridged. Stipules small, caducous. Leaves alternate, compound (2-ternate to apparently pinnate). Inflorescence axillary, at the apex of a relatively long peduncle, with a pair of coiled tendrils just below. Flowers zygomorphic. Bracts minute. Sepals 4; lateral small, the other 2 larger. Petals 4. Stamens 8. Ovary 3-locular. Fruit an inflated membranous caps... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Sapindaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
5.88%
1 of 17 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
3ff042ad-521b-4f6f-a2c2-0a0bd3864cec
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

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The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility