Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Apocynaceae
Huernia x

Verified by: Goyder, D. 23 July 2013
Notes: Verified by Dabid Goyder. Stems succulent, cylindrical. Flowers in cluster of 3-4. Corolla campanulate, dark brown and pubescent inside. Outer coronna lobes ovate aspressed to the bottom of the corolla. Inner corona lobes lanceolate, slightly ercurved and swollen at apex. Pollinia do not seem to be fertile? Thought to be of hybrid origin.

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gynogium gynogium

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pollinia pollinia
gynoecium gynoecium stem stem stem cross section stem cross section

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