Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (2) Download

Family Name:Cannaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Canna glauca L.
Locality:Trinidad & Tobago. Trinidad. Princess Margaret Road.
Description:Herb to 1.5 m; leaves green pruinose-glaucous; peduncles pruinose, round below, 3-sided above; ovary green tuberculata; sepals pale green pruinose; bracts sutending flower pair, green; petals yellow; 3 staminodes yellow, large; petaloid stamen yellow. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:H. Kennedy 1698
Date:28 Sep 1972
Accession No:110313

Family Name:Cannaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Canna glauca L. - Determined By: J. C. Lindeman, 1964
Locality:Suriname. Paramaribo Distr. By trench in town.
Description:Erect herbs, to 0.5 m; leaves glaucous, white-powdery, the decurrent part undulate; sepals pale yellow with darker apex; petals pale sulphureous, pointing backwards and to the left; staminode pale yellow with salmon-coloured dots and lines; thecae dark; sterile part of stamen directed forward and to the left; style rigid, erect, lemon with pale apex; frequent. 
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:K. U. Kramer 2292
  with W. H. A. Hekking
Date:05 Dec 1960
Accession No:82368

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