Clematis decipiens

Slender Clematis



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Description

Flammuliform leaf is the key feature for C. decipiens. C. microphylla s.s. is trifoliolate, having 3 sets of usually 3 leaflets with a total of 9-11 leaflets per leaf. ID confirmed by Neville Walsh.

Date & Time

  2014-11-25 03:26 PM

Location

-37.901909 , 144.222942 : 285.045 m

Near Anakie VIC 3221, Australia

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Lauren Fraser starred this.

  1. Lauren Fraser  This is really helpful! Thank you!

    Reply • 28 Sep 2016

  2. David Francis  "Flammuliform" defined (www.anbg.gov.au/abrs/online-resources/flora/stddisplay.xsql?pnid=40633) "The term ‘flammuliform’ is used ... to describe the complicated division of leaves of some species where the leaf is cleft into 5 primary divisions, which are then ternately"(groups of 3)" divided. This leads to a typical condition of 15 leaflets, but by further or incomplete division, there may as few as 12 or as many as 36 leaflets. The term is derived from Clematis flammula whose leaves demonstrate this type of division."

    Reply • 09 Oct 2018




NS Observation No. 5478663EE35EB1B5C2000056
Created 2014-11-28 11:10 PM (about 4 years ago)
Created By Russell Best
Updated 2016-09-28 05:25 PM (over 2 years ago)
Updated By Chris Lindorff
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