2548.000 Thalictrum L.

Description of the genus

Herbs. Leaves spirally arranged, compound with sheathing bases. Inflorescence a terminal panicle. Flowers bisexual, or some male only, actinomorphic. Perianth segments 3-5, imbricate in bud, green or petaloid. Petals 0. Stamens often with conspicuous anthers. Carpels 1-numerous, 1-ovulate. Achenes with stigma persistent, forming a long beak (in ours).

Worldwide: 330 species in northern temperate zones, New Guinea, tropical America and tropical and South Africa

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Thalictrum:

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Flora of Malawi: Thalictrum
Flora of Mozambique: Thalictrum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Thalictrum

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Thalictrum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Thalictrum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Thalictrum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Thalictrum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Thalictrum

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Thalictrum.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=583, retrieved 25 January 2020

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