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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.Key to Hypericum
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.
± 450 species: worldwide. (Greek name) [Robson 2002 Bull Nat Hist Mus London, Bot 32:61–123]
Evergreen shrub, 3–21 dm.
Stem: erect to spreading, many-branched.
Leaf: petiole 1–4 mm; blade 25–75 mm, ovate to broadly lanceolate, acute to rounded, glands in short lines or dots.
Inflorescence: flowers 1–5 per stem.
Flower: sepals erect, 5–10 mm, subequal, obovate to elliptic, rounded; petals 15–30 mm, obovate to elliptic, obtuse to rounded, yellow; stamens 60–80 per cluster, anthers yellow; ovary 5–7 mm, ovoid; styles 2–4 mm.
Fruit: 9–17 mm, ovoid.
Seed: 0.7–1 mm, dark red-brown.
Shaded forest; 30 m. North Coast (Mendocino Co.);
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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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