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Annual up to 25 cm with often reddish stems covered with spreading hairs. Leaves up to 1.0 cm, oblong to ovate, densely covered with (semi)appressed hairs (both stem and leaves are partially glabrescent at fruiting). Inflorescences bracteose with bracts slightly longer than the flower clusters. Flowers (2–5) in clusters. Perianth fused up to the half, densely pubescent with wing-like projections at fruiting, 3.0–5.0 mm across (with wings). Wings white or reddish, entire to erose-dentate or lobate (but not pinnatisect). Fruit compressedly ovoid, 0.7–0.8 mm long. Seeds with horizontal embryo.
- Alexander P. Sukhorukov, Pei-Liang Liu, Maria Kushunina
- bibliographic citation
- Sukhorukov A, Liu P, Kushunina M (2019) Taxonomic revision of Chenopodiaceae in Himalaya and Tibet PhytoKeys (116): 1–141
- Alexander P. Sukhorukov
- Pei-Liang Liu
- Maria Kushunina