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|Family: Crassulaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Shrub. Leaf: opposite, sessile; margin entire. Inflorescence: terminal. Flower: pendent, calyx, corolla circumscissile at base in fruit; sepals 5, +- free; corolla lobes 5, tube > sepals, often > lobes; stamens 10, epipetalous on tube; pistils erect, +- free. Seed: many, elliptic, ridged.
Species In Genus: 9 species: especially southern Africa; some cultivated for ornamental. Etymology: (Greek: cavity)
eFlora Treatment Author: Steve Boyd
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Aeonium haworthii
Next taxon: Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
Citation for this treatment: Steve Boyd 2017. Cotyledon, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10871, accessed on January 18, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on January 18, 2017.