Jepson eFlora
Key to families | Table of families and genera

Key to Tamarix

View taxon page for Tamarix

1. Leaf united completely around stem (giving stem ± jointed appearance), ± mucronate ..... T. aphylla

1' Leaf ± clasping stem, acute to long-acuminate

2. Sepals, petals, stamens generally 4 ..... T. parviflora

2' Sepals, petals, stamens 5

3. Nectary disk lobes confluent with stamens, sometimes very shallow or ± 0 ..... T. gallica

3' Nectary disk lobes alternate stamens

4. Sepals entire; flowers with 1–2 stamens attached between lobes of nectary disk, 3–4 below nectary disk ..... T. chinensis

4' Sepals minutely dentate; flowers with 5 stamens attached below nectary disk ..... T. ramosissima


Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) [year] Jepson eFlora, [accessed on month, day, year]
Citation for an individual treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] [year]. [Taxon name] in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, [URL for treatment]. Accessed on [month, day, year].
We encourage links to these pages, but the content may not be downloaded for reposting, repackaging, redistributing, or sale in any form, without written permission from The Jepson Herbarium.