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Robust perennial herb of aquatic or marshy situations. Leaves opposite, entire. Inflorescence of elongate spikes, terminal on main stem and branches. Bracts persistent, hyaline. Perianth segments 5; upper tepal longest and narrowest. Pseudostaminodes present. Ovary with a single pendulous ovule. Capsule thin-walled.
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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Centrostachys Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=537
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Centrostachys

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Centrostachys is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Amaranthaceae.[1]

Its native range is Tropical Africa, Tropical and Subtropical Asia.[1]

Species:[1]

  • Centrostachys aquatica (R.Br.) Moq.

References

  1. ^ a b c "Centrostachys Wall. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 21 March 2021.
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Centrostachys: Brief Summary

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Centrostachys is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Amaranthaceae.

Its native range is Tropical Africa, Tropical and Subtropical Asia.

Species:

Centrostachys aquatica (R.Br.) Moq.
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