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Annual, perennial herb [ vine, shrub, tree].
Leaf: compound ( palmate [ pinnate, or leaflet 1]), alternate, often ± basal in rosettes or at stem or rhizome tips in clusters, generally petioled, stipules generally 0, leaflets generally sessile.
Inflorescence: cyme, umbel- or raceme-like or not, or flowers 1, generally in axils; peduncle bracted.
Flower: generally bisexual, radial; sepals 5, free or fused at base; petals 5, free or fused above base; stamens 10, fused below, of 2 lengths; pistil 1, ovary superior, chambers 5, placentas axile, styles 5, generally ± free.
Fruit: generally capsule, loculicidal.
Seed: generally arilled.
5 genera, number of species uncertain: especially temperate. [Matthews & Endress 2003 Bot J Linn Soc 140:321–381] Often heterostylous. —Scientific Editor: Thomas J. Rosatti.
Previous taxon: Triphysaria versicolor subsp. versicolor
Next taxon: Oxalis
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) [year] Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html [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].
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