Struthiola imbricata Andrews


Family: Thymelaeaceae

Genus: Struthiola

Description: 

Struthiola with oval leaves, tapering to a point, concave, tiled, smooth, and hairy at the edges; four glands upon the mouth of the blossom. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in [pub;//BotP Bot. Repos.] 2: 113 in 1800. This species of Struthiola was first raised in England, at the nursery, Hammersmith, from the Cape of Good Hope, in the year 1794.

Synonym of Struthiola striata Lam.


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