Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany Volume 4

Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany Volume 4

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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. 1852 edition. Excerpt: ...J. E. S.; erectum, pube brevi densa strigoso-incanum, foliis ovatis acuminatis subtus prominule reticulatis, spicis solitariis vel conjugatis ebracteatis junioribus scorpoideis senioribus elongatis (6-8 pollices), calycis laciniis lanceolatis strigosis, corollse tubo piloso sepala sequante Hmbi lobis sestivatione quincunciali, antheris ad medium corollse insertis apice acuminato inflexo, stylo brevissimo retrorsum piloso, stigmate a basi incrassata subulato-conico sursum piloso apice subbilobo, calycibus fructiferis distantibus clausis nuculas strigoso-pilosas includentibus. Hab. Hills of Scinde and Lower Beloochistan. No. 630. 22. Heliotropium (Orthostachys) rariflorum, J. E. S.; radice perenni, caulibus erectis rigidis cum foliis pilis adpressis canescentibus, foliis linearibus margine incrassato subrevoluto, spicis bracteatis, floribus parvis extra-axillaribus sessilibus, calyce corollse tubum sequante, corollse tubularis extus pilosse limbi segmentis erectis approximatis cochleari-fornicatis fauce pilosa, antheris supra medium corollse insertis, stylo elongato glabro, stigmate parvo piloso, nuculis hispidopilosis calyce patente longioribus. Hab. Hills of Scinde and Lower Beloochistan. No. 492. A stiff under-shrub, with adpressed hairs, linear leaves, and short spikes. Stigma inconspicuous. 23. Arnebia fimbriopetala, J. E. S.; annua, pusilla, caule nisi ad apicem glabro, foliorum margine pilis basi bulbosis ciliato paginis adpresse setosis, racemis densis secundifloris, bractea sepalisque conformibus floriferis lanceolato-subulatis (semiuncialibus) fructiferis foliaceis (sesquiuncialibus), corollse flavse hypocrateriformis tubo gracili (unciali) limbo amplo (8-10 lineas diametro) ad marginem inciso-fimbriato sinubus intruso-plicatis erectis, ..show more

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  • Paperback | 134 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 254g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236677803
  • 9781236677808