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Key to Rutaceae

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Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Leaf simple or 0

2. Leaves opposite; ovary chamber 1; fruit drupe-like ..... CNEORIDIUM

2' Leaves alternate; ovary chambers 2; fruit a capsule ..... THAMNOSMA

1' Leaf deeply dissected or compound

3. Shrub or small tree; petals ± green-white, entire; fruit a round, ± flat, wing-encircled achene ..... PTELEA

3' Perennial herb, subshrub; petals yellow, wavy to fringed; fruit a capsule ..... RUTA


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