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Description

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Plants 10--30 cm tall. Rhizome subterete, 1(--6) mm thick, usually slender. Stem hispidulous distally. Leaves 2--5, subsessile or shortly petiolate; leaf blade ovate or oblong-ovate, 3--3.5(--9) × 2.5--4.5 cm, both surfaces laxly pubescent or glabrescent, base truncate or subcordate. Inflorescence a raceme, 1--4(--7) cm, 2- or 3(--10)-flowered; rachis pubescent. Flowers solitary; pedicel 1--2(--4) mm. Perianth white or sometimes tinged purple; segments connate proximally, forming a short tube 1--2 mm, lobes oblong, 2.5--3(--5) × 2--2.5 mm. Filaments very short. Style 0.5--1 mm, subequaling ovary. Berries 6--7 mm in diam., 2- or 3-seeded. Fl. May--Jul, fr. Sep.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 24: 221 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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Distribution

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Gansu, Hubei, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Sichuan.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 24: 221 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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Habitat

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* Moist places in forests; 2500--3000 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 24: 221 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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Synonym

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Smilacina tubifera Batalin, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 13: 104. 1893; S. fargesii (Franchet) Diels; S. souliei (Franchet) F. T. Wang & T. Tang; Tovaria fargesii Franchet; T. prattii Franchet var. quadrifolia Franchet; T. souliei Franchet; T. tubifera (Batalin) C. H. Wright.
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cc-by-nc-sa-3.0
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 24: 221 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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eFloras