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Key to Vancouveria

View taxon page for Vancouveria

(For a list of species in Vancouveria, use the above link.)

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

1. Pedicel glabrous; leaflet margin thin, membranous; petiole in age straw; leaves deciduous in fruit ..... V. hexandra

1' Pedicel short glandular-hairy, at least at base; leaflet margin thick, ± white; petiole in age red-brown; leaves persistent in fruit

2. Inflorescence generally ± raceme, branched below or not; petals yellow, tips reflexed, hood-like; ovary, pedicel short glandular-hairy ..... V. chrysantha

2' Inflorescence panicle; petals white, tinged lavender or not, tips flat, notched; ovary glabrous, pedicel generally glabrous distally ..... V. planipetala


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