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Key to Tamarix

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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

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