All Floras      Advanced Search
FOC Vol. 13 Page 455, 458 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 13 | Araliaceae | Schefflera

10. Schefflera petelotii Merrill, Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 10: 428. 1924.

金平鹅掌柴 jin ping e zhang chai

Schefflera chinpingensis C. J. Tseng & G. Hoo.

Shrubs, to 5 m tall, probably hermaphroditic. Petiole to 40 cm; petiolules 1.5-7 cm; leaflets 5 or 6, ovate or ovate-oblong, 11.5-35 × 8-15(-20) cm, leathery, abaxially sparsely stellate pubescent, adaxially glabrous, secondary veins 10-13 pairs, tertiary veins raised on both surfaces, base rounded, margin entire, minutely revolute, apex shortly caudate-acuminate, rarely obtuse. Inflorescence a terminal panicle of umbels, with dense, scattered, branched trichomes; primary axis 4-10 cm; secondary axes to 15 cm; pedicels 1.5-4 cm. Calyx glabrous to sparsely stellate pubescent, inconspicuously toothed. Ovary 5-carpellate; styles united into a very short column; disk slightly convex. Fruit unknown. Fl. Apr.

Forests or roadsides on mountain slopes; 300-500 m. SE Yunnan [Vietnam].


Flora of China @
Browse by
Advanced Search

Flora of China Home




 |  eFlora Home |  People Search  |  Help  |  ActKey  |  Hu Cards  |  Glossary  |