Cliffortia graminea

Cliffortia graminea

Observation - Cliffortia graminea - Southern Africa. Description: Sprawling, monoecious or dioecious shrub to 2 m. Leaves simple, grasslike with clasping sheath 30--60 mm long, stipules narrowly triangular, 4--10 mm long, leaf blade linear-lanceolate, 50--150 3--6 mm. Flowers: male: stamens c. 30; female: receptacle

Sprawling, monoecious or dioecious shrub to 2 m. Leaves simple, grasslike with clasping sheath 30--60 mm long, stipules narrowly triangular, 4--10 mm long, leaf blade linear-lanceolate, 50--150 3--6 mm. Flowers: male: stamens c. 30; female: receptacle 4--5 mm long, oblong, greenish, sulcate.