Apios priceana

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Apios priceana B.L.Rob.

Fabaceae

Life form: climber

 

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves: decidious

Shape: lanceolate

Division: imparipinnate

Shape: pea-shaped
Fruit: legume

63D / e981ab 

Inflorescence: raceme

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Rosidae
Superordo:
Fabanae
Ordo:
Fabales

Apios priceana is a climber.

Naming

Taxonomy

Apios priceana is a species in the genus Apios which contains approximately 9 to 13 species and belongs to the family of the Fabaceae (Legume Family).

Characteristics

Growth

The climbers reach heights of 3 to 5 metres.

Leaves

Apios priceana is deciduous. The imparipinnate leaves are alternate. The lanceolate leaflets are entire and petiolate.

Flowers and Fruits

Apios priceana produces racemes of pink pea-shaped flowers from July to August.

The climbers produce legumes.

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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