Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Cistaceae
Helianthemum apenninum (L.) Mill.

Verified by: Temperate sect. 5 September 2009
Notes: Verified with Flora Europaea vol 1 ed 2. Woody herb. Leaves stipulate. Stipules shorter than the petioles. Leaves grey-stellate pubescent abaxially with revolute margins. Inflorescence a raceme with pedicellate flowers. Petals white with a yellow claw. Style slender sligthly sigmoid at base. Outer sepals linear.
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Wild voucher no:                                2002
Locality: France, Herault, Argelliers
Field notes: Coll. no.805/2002.Seed list no. 109.

flower flower

petal claw petal claw

androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

androecium and gynoecium androecium and gynoecium

calyx calyx

sepal indumentum sepal indumentum

capsule capsule

capsule valves capsule valves

seeds seeds

stipules stipules

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

leaf cross section leaf cross section

flowering branch

flower buds

flower
leaves abaxially