Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Gesneriaceae
Seemannia sylvatica (Kunth) Hanst

Verified by:Temperate sect. 26 June 2008
Notes:Verified with The European Garden Flora VI. Perennial, decidous herb. Leaves opposite, ovate-elliptic, hairy. Calyx lobes triangular. Corolla tubular, pouched, to 2 cm long, red outside, yellow inside with red spots and brown glands. Corolla lobes 5, entire, red inside, triangular. Ovary inferior, 10 ribbed. Style protruding.

corolla mouth corolla mouth

anthers and stigmas anthers and stigmas

corolla lip corolla lip

corolla indumentum corolla indumentum

stigmas stigmas

calyx calyx

ovary ovary

stem indumentum stem indumentum

anthers and stigmas anthers and stigmas

longitudinal section of the ovary longitudinal section of the ovary

nectary disc nectary disc

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

 

flowering branch

flower

leaves adaxial side
leaves abaxial side
flower