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Cornus bretschneideri L. Henry

Distribution

    Distribution
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    Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Mongol, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Sichuan.
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    Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
    bibliographic citation
    Flora of China Vol. 14: 210 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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    Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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    Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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    eFloras.org
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    ID
    191166_distribution

Morphology

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    Shrubs or small trees, 1–6 m tall. Bark purplish red. Young branches reddish, terete, sparsely pubescent with grayish white trichomes; old branches light yellow, glabrous, with or without whitish elliptic lenticels. Leaves opposite; leaf blade ovate, elliptic-ovate, or oblong, 5–8.5 × 2.5–6 cm, papery, abaxially grayish white or glaucous, densely papillose and pubescent with appressed white trichomes or occasionally with dense yellowish brown curly trichomes, lateral veins 5 or 6(or 7), with soft, long white trichomes in axils, smaller veins inconspicuous, base broadly cuneate to rounded, apex cuspidate to acuminate. Corymbose cymes 4.5–6 cm wide, pubescent with grayish white trichomes, deciduous short trichomes, or rarely with dense curly trichomes. Pedicels 1.5–6 mm. Flowers white, 5.5–7 mm in diam. Calyx teeth sharply triangular, 0.2–0.3 mm, equal to or slightly longer than disk. Petals ligulate to ovate, 3–4 × 1.4–1.8 mm. Stamens longer than petals; anthers yellowish white, ovate-oblong. Style cylindrical, 2.3–2.6 mm; stigma capitate, broader than style. Fruit bluish black or black, subglobose, 4–5 mm in diam.; stones ovoid-globose, ca. 3.5 mm in diam., inconspicuously ribbed. Fl. Jun–Jul, fr. Aug–Sep.
    license
    cc-by-nc-sa-3.0
    copyright
    Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
    bibliographic citation
    Flora of China Vol. 14: 210 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
    source
    Flora of China @ eFloras.org
    editor
    Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
    project
    eFloras.org
    original
    visit source
    partner site
    eFloras
    ID
    191165

Habitat

    Habitat
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    Forests, thickets, slopes; 600–2300 m.
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    cc-by-nc-sa-3.0
    copyright
    Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
    bibliographic citation
    Flora of China Vol. 14: 210 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
    source
    Flora of China @ eFloras.org
    editor
    Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
    project
    eFloras.org
    original
    visit source
    partner site
    eFloras
    ID
    191166