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Vincetoxicum canescens (Wind.) Decne

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Vincetoxicum canescens (Wind.) Decne

Kuş Yavası, ANTALYA ● Turkey

Description: Perennial undershrub, c. 15-70 cm tall, erect to twining, pubescent. Leaves 4-7 cm x 1.8-6 cm, ovate-lanceolate or cordate, glabrous to pubescent, entire, acute to acuminate. Flowers clustered in the leaf axils. Pedicels 4-5 mm long. Calyx lobes c. 1.5 mm long, lobes oblong to lanceolate, acute. Corolla c. 4 mm long, cream to greenish, lobes hairy on the inner surface. Corona lobes 5, obtuse. Follicles 5-6 x 1-1.5 (-2) cm, gradually tapering towards the tip.

Biology: Flowering from June to September.

Distribution: Eastern Europe (Greece) to Central Asia (Nepal).

References:
efloras.org



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