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|Family: Tofieldiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Stem: scapose, 30--80 cm. Inflorescence: axes +- glandular-hairy; flowers in clusters of 2--7, each cluster subtended by cluster of +- few bracts; bractlets 3, fused, appearing calyx-like. Flower: perianth parts in +- dissimilar whorls, free, persistent. Fruit: ovoid to wide-ellipsoid.
Species In Genus: 4 species: North America, Japan. Etymology: (Greek: tri, 3 and anthos, flower, alluding to flowers aggregated in 3s)
eFlora Treatment Author: Dale W. McNeal
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Tofieldiaceae
Next taxon: Triantha occidentalis subsp. occidentalis
Citation for this treatment: Dale W. McNeal 2016. Triantha, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=69370, accessed on May 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 27, 2016.