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Key to Cannabaceae

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1. Tree or shrub; leaves alternate, simple, unlobed; flowers staminate and bisexual; fruit a drupe; perianth not persistent ..... CELTIS

1' Annual, perennial herb; lower leaves opposite, palmately lobed or compound (upper unlobed); flowers staminate or pistillate; fruit an achene, generally ± enclosed in persistent perianth.

2. Stem erect; leaf generally palmately compound; pistillate inflorescence ± spike-like, erect to spreading ..... CANNABIS

2' Stem twining; leaf simple, palmately lobed; pistillate inflorescence head- or cone-like, generally pendent (erect) ..... HUMULUS


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