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Salvia broussonetii Benth.

Verified by: Temperate sect. 2 November 2012
Notes: Checked with Bramwell, D & Z. 'Wild Flowers of the Canary Islands'. 2nd ed. 2001. Leaves cordate at base, acute at apex and sticky glandular, upper surface bullate. Inflorescence branched, lax and bracteate. Flowers white, glandular hairy. Sterile thecae shorter than the filament and dolabriform.
Wild voucher no:                                 21 July 1972
Locality:  Canary Islands, Gran Canaria: Tafira BG from Masca Tenerife.
Collector:Melville, R. 7212

inflorescence inflorescence

calyx apex calyx apex

corolla upper lip corolla upper lip

c style

corolla tube section corolla tube section

stamens stamens

sterile thecae sterile thecae

fertile thecae fertile thecae

calyx section calyx section
c gynoecium nutlets nutlets c petiole
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface leaf cross section leaf cross section

flowering branch

leaves abaxially