Alyxia stellata

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Alyxia stellata Gaudich.

Apocynaceae

Life form: climber

 

Arrangement: not specified
Leaves:

Shape: not specified

Division: not specified

Shape: not specified
Fruit: not specified

 

Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Lamiidae
Superordo:
Gentiananae
Ordo:
Gentianales

Alyxia stellata is a climber.

Naming

Alyxia stellata was already described and the name validly published by Johann Reinhold Forster and Johann Georg Adam Forster. It was Johann Jakob Roemer and Josef August Schultes, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics in 1819.

Taxonomy

Alyxia stellata is a species in the genus Alyxia which contains approximately 105 to 109 species and belongs to the family of the Apocynaceae (Dogbane Family).

Characteristics

Alyxia stellata - habitus
Alyxia stellata - fruits

Growth

The climbers are comparatively long-lived.

Leaves

Flowers and Fruits

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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