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Genus :

AMISCHOPHACELUS

Family :

COMMELINACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Annual succulent herbs with fibrous roots and linear leaves. Cymes sessile, of 3-5 flowers embedded in the hollow axils of bulged leaf-sheaths. Bracteoles transparent, linear, inconspicuous. Filaments bearded, anthers oblong. Ovary 3-celled, each cell single ovuled. Fruit a capsule with pointed tip or depressed in the center with three projections. Seeds pointed.