Adenoporces buxifolius

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Adenoporces buxifolius Cav.

Malpighiaceae

Life form: climber

 

Arrangement: opposite
Leaves:

Shape: not specified

Division: simple

Shape: five-stellate
Fruit: samara

 

Inflorescence: panicle

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Rosidae
Superordo:
Geranianae
Ordo:
Vochysiales

Adenoporces buxifolius is a climber.

Naming

Adenoporces buxifolius was already described and the name validly published by Antonio José Cavanilles. It was John Kunkel Small, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics .

Taxonomy

Adenoporces buxifolius is the only species in the genus Adenoporces which belongs to the family of the Malpighiaceae (Barbados-cherry Family).

Characteristics

Growth

Leaves

Adenoporces buxifolius has simple leaves that are opposite. The leaves are entire.

Flowers and Fruits

Adenoporces buxifolius produces panicles of five-stellate flowers from October to November.

The climbers produce samaras.

Root System

Distribution

Cultivation

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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