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|Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Shrub to tree, glabrous to densely hairy. Stem: erect to spreading, branched. Leaf: generally petioled. Inflorescence: axillary; flower clusters loose to dense, occasionally in heads, involucre of bracts 0 (present). Flower: calyx generally 5-lobed, lobes generally equal; corolla 2-lipped, upper lip 2-lobed, flat, lower lip 3-lobed, central lobe reflexed in age, +- pouched; stamens 4, fertile, curved, reclining on lower lip, exserted; style lobes +- equal. Fruit: nutlets angled, rough to smooth.
Species In Genus: 26 species: warm temperate, tropics, North America to South America. Etymology: (Name used by Adanson without explanation) Note: Some species used for flavoring (oils), food (seeds), medicinal. Segregated from Hyptis based on nuclear and plastid DNA (Harley & Pastore 2012 Phytotaxa 58:1--55).
eFlora Treatment Author: Raymond M. Harley & Thomas J. Rosatti
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Clinopodium mimuloides
Next taxon: Condea emoryi
Citation for this treatment: Raymond M. Harley & Thomas J. Rosatti 2017. Condea, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, Revision 1, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=98706, accessed on April 29, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/, accessed on April 29, 2017.