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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Lauraceae

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Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Flowers unisexualanthers 2-celled ..... [Laurus nobilis]

1' Flowers ; anthers 4-celled

2. Inflorescence umbel-like ..... Umbellularia californica

2' Inflorescence a  or panicle-like 

3. Basal pair of lateral veins stronger than distal, with  pit visible adaxially ..... Cinnamomum camphora

3' Basal pair of lateral veins as strong as distal, without axillary pit ..... [Persea americana]


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