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16c. Callerya nitida var. hirsutissima (Z. Wei) X. Y. Zhu in X. Y. Zhu et al., Legumes China. 454. 2007.

丰城鸡血藤 feng cheng ji xue teng

Millettia nitida var. hirsutissima Z. Wei, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 23: 288. 1985.

Leaflet blades ovate, 3.5-5.5 × 2-3 cm, abaxially densely reddish brown hirsute becoming blackened when dry, adaxially opaque and rough, apex cuspidate. Flowers 1.6-1.8 cm.

● Thickets and open places on slopes; 500-1000 m. Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hunan, Jiangxi.

The stem and roots are used medicinally for improving blood cir­culation.


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