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Herminium lanceum (Thunb. ex Sw.) Vuijk

Description

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Plants slender, 15-60 cm tall. Stem leafy. Leaves 2-3(-4), linear, up to 20 x 1.5 cm. Inflorescence very long and narrow, up to 25 cm long, 0.7-1 cm broad, subsecund. Flowers numerous, ± deflexed, green. Bracts linear-lanceolate, acuminate, exceeding ovary. Dorsal sepal elliptic-oblong, 3.2 x 1.6 mm, forming a loose hood with linear, one-nerved petals; lateral sepals ± spreading 3.0 x 1.2 mm: Petals 3.0 x 0.4 mm. Labellum longer than sepals, linear, ± constricted in the middle, apical portion trifid, side-lobes variable in length but always longer than the small, triangular midlobe, straight or slightly curved inwards. Ovary sessile, slightly twisted, apex with a knee-like bent.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 28 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Distribution

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Himalaya (Simla to Sikkim), S.E. Tibet, India, Burma, Thailand, Indo-China, China, Japan, Malaysia.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
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K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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Distribution

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Distribution: Abundant from Western Himalaya eastwards to Bhutan, Tibet, the Khasia and Naga Hills, China, Manchuria, Japan, Taiwan, Java, Timor, Celebes, and Ryukyu Island. Up to 3500 m. In Pakistan in the mountains on the eastern border.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 28 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
editor
S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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eFloras.org
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Elevation Range

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1500-3500 m
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
author
K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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eFloras.org
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Flower/Fruit

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Fl. Per.: July-August.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 28 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
editor
S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
project
eFloras.org
original
visit source
partner site
eFloras