Home Flora Palaestina
There will be an outage between 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Central Time Wednesday, April 16 for server maintenance. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Home Page
Name Search
Family List
Generic List
Species List
Opophytum N.E. Br. Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in Index Nominum Genericorum (ING)Search in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: The Gardeners' Chronicle: a weekly illustrated journal of horticulture and allied subjects. ser. 3 78: 412. 1925. (Gard. Chron., ser. 3) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/11/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project data     (Last Modified On 10/11/2011)
Notes:

     About 5 species of tropical and S. Africa, once included in Mesembrynthemum.


 

Export To PDF Export To Word

Annual, small fleshy papillose herbs. Stems short, simple or branching from base. Leaves opposite, sessile, very fleshy, semicylindrical, the upper ones decurrent. Flowers terminal, axillary, solitary or in loose cymes. Calyx with subequal conical lobes. Ovary half-inferior, 4-5-celled. Capsule 4-5 celled, opening by 4-5 valves. Seeds small, many.

 

 
 
© 2014 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110