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Genus :

Floscopa

Family :

COMMELINACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


A perennial herb, stem erect or sub-scandent. Leaves alternate, lanceolate. Flowers in terminal or axillary panicles of second cymes, bracts minute. Sepals oblong. Petals free, ovate. Stamens 6, all fertile of 5 fertile and one obsolete, filaments naked. Ovary 2-celed with solitary ovule in each cell. Fruit a compressed or didymous, loculicidal, 2-celled capsule, pericarp crustaceous, shining. Seed solitary in each cell, hemispherical.