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Project Name Data (Last Modified On 7/9/2012)
Acceptance : Accepted
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Project data     (Last Modified On 7/9/2012)
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Two (or 3) species in temperate Euroasia.


 

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Annual herbs. Stems erect, villose. Leaves opposite, entire, exstipulate. Flowers conspicuous, hermaphrodite, long-pedicelled, solitary or in few-flowered dichasia. Calyx with 10-ribbed tube and 5 leaf-like, narrow, elongated lobes. Petals 5, often shorter than calyx, purple or white, without coronal scales. Stamens 10 (5 adnate to petals). Ovary 1-celled, with central placentation and many ovules; styles 5, alternating with calyx lobes. Capsule dehiscing by 5 teeth. Seeds reniform, black.

 

 
 
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