|Dregea sinensis Hemsl.|
|Wattakaka sinensis (Hemsl.) Stapf|
Deciduous climber with pubescent shoots. Leaves opposite, ovate, 4-18 cm long, 2-8 cm wide. Base cordate, apex acute. Lamina dark green and slightly hairy above, whitish and wooly tomentose beneath. Inflorescence in umbels in June. Flowers long stalked, about 1.5 cm across. Corolla with 5 white lobes, with purple spots at base. Fruit is an elongated striate follicle. Only for a sheltered position in cold areas.
Home: Central and Western China
Author: Frédéric Tournay
Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Dregea sinensis by Plants for a future database
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