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Genus :

Amischotolype

Family :

COMMELINACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Herbs with stem creeping below, branches erect, simple. Leaves broad, leaf sheath tubular, persisting. Flowers sessile to subsessile, crowded in capitate or globose fascicles or dense cymes perforating and emerging from base of leaf sheath. Sepals and petals subequal. Fertile stamens 6, filaments bearded, anthers ovoid. Carpels 3, ovary 3-celled. Fruit a 3-valved loculicidal capsule. Seeds solitary or 2 in each cell.