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Annual to shrub [tree]. Leaf: cauline, simple, opposite or whorled, often gland-dotted; stipules 0. Inflorescence: cyme, panicle, or flower 1, terminal or axillary. Flower: bisexual, radial; sepals persistent, generally 5, often fused at base, overlapping; petals generally 5, free; stamens generally many, free or ± fused into 3–5 clusters; pistil 1, ovary superior, chambers 1–3, placentas generally axile, style branches 3. Fruit: capsule, generally septicidal. Seed: many, small.
37 genera, 1610 species: worldwide, largely tropics. [Gustaffson et al. 2002 Int J Plant Sci 163:1045–1054] Sometimes included in Clusiaceae. —Scientific Editors: Douglas H. Goldman, Bruce G. Baldwin.
Annual to shrub, glabrous. Leaf: sessile Inflorescence: generally terminal cymes, bracted. Flower: sepals 5; petals 5, deciduous or persistent, generally ± yellow; anthers occasionally black-dotted; ovary chambers 1 or 3(5), placentas 3(5), axile or parietal, projecting into chamber.Key to Hypericum
± 450 species: worldwide. (Greek name) [Robson 2002 Bull Nat Hist Mus London, Bot 32:61–123]
Perennial herb from woody caudex, 15–20(30) cm. Stem: many, slender. Leaf: 15–40 mm, linear to lanceolate, not clasping, generally folded, sparsely black-dotted. Inflorescence: flowers generally 3–9 per stem. Flower: sepals 5–9 mm, lanceolate, acute, margin black-dotted; petals 10–15 mm, ± obovate, golden-yellow, margins black-dotted; stamens free or in 3 clusters of 4; styles ± 10 mm, spreading. Fruit: 6–7 mm, 3-lobed. Seed: ± 1.5 mm, dark green-brown.
Annual grassland, foothill woodland, conifer forest, occasionally on serpentine or gabbro; 30–1600 m. sw Klamath Ranges, North Coast Ranges, Cascade Range Foothills, n&c Sierra Nevada, se Sacramento Valley, San Francisco Bay Area. May–Aug [Online Interchange]
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Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2013. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on Jul 29 2015
Citation for this treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] 2013. Hypericum, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=28745, accessed on Jul 29 2015
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