Enumeration of Hawaiian Plants

Enumeration of Hawaiian Plants

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1867 edition. Excerpt: ...although so described by De Candolle. In the present plant there is no torsion of the pedicel, and the odd sepal is anterior. Unless future discoveries invalidate the characters, Brighamia and Sclerotheca must surely be regarded as distinct, related genera." A. Gray, mss. 284. Lobelia Macrostachys, Hook. & Am. 1. c. p. 88; Gaud. Bot. Voy. Bonite, t. 46; Gray, 1. c. p. 150. A shrub with an upright simple stem, 4 to 8 feet high, dividing at the top into a crown of flowering branches, spreading like the arms of a chandelier. When the light pink flowers have expanded, it is an exceedingly showy plant. (M. & B. 463.) 285. Lobelia Gaudichaudii, A. DC. Prodr. 7, p. 384; Gaud. L c. t. 45; Gray, 1. c. Var. Kavaiensis, Gray, l. c (M. & B. 462.) 286. Lobelia Neriifolia, Gray, 1. c. p. 150. (M. & B.) Goodeniacece. 287. Sofflivola Sericea, Forst. Prodr. n. 504; Gray, in Proceed. Am. Acad. p. 151. S. plumerioides, Nutt. in Trans. Am. Phil. Soc. n. ser. 8, p. 252. (M. & B. 248; Remy, 315.) 288. Scevola Coriacea, Nutt. 1. c. p. 253; Gray, 1. c. p. 151. In the three forms or varieties designated. (M. & B. 388; Remy, 313, 315Ml.) 289. Scevola Gaudichaudii, Hook. & Arn. Bot. Beech. Voy. p. 89; DC. Prodr. 7, p. 507 Gray, 1. c p. 151, non S. Gaudichaudiana, Cham. S. montana, Gaud. in Bot. Freyc. Voy. p. 460, non Labill. S. Menziesiana, var. glabra, Cham. in Linnaea, 8, p. 227? Temminckia Gaudichaudii, De Vriese, Gooden. p. 11. (M. & B. 385; Remy, 314.) 290. Soevola Chamissoniana, Gaud. 1. c. p. 461, t. 82; Hook. & Arn. 1. c. p. 89; Gray, 1. c. p. 152. S. Chamissoniana, Gaud.?) Gaudichaudiana, Cham. in Linnaea, 8, p. 226. S. Menziesiana, Cham. 1. c. p. 227, excl. var. S. ciliata, G. Don. Syst. 3, p. 128; DC. Prodr. 7, p. 506....show more

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  • English
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  • 1236526058
  • 9781236526052