Disporum trachycarpum

Fairybells

Moose Mountain Provincial Park
07-Aug-1999

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Trachycarpum Characteristics
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flowers solitary or in pairs

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fruit usually broader than long, nearly globose, the surface roughened with fine wart-like projections

 
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Disporum Characteristics
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plants not climbing

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stems leafy

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leaves not more than 5 times as long as wide

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leaves not pale-glaucous beneath

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flowers 1-4 at the tip of the stem or branches

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fruit juicy, a red or orange berry

 
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Liliaceae Characteristics
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plants terrestrial

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plants with stem and leaves

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leaves not sheathing the stem

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inflorescence not subtended by strongly sheathing bracts

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flowers not born in a spathe

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fruit a capsule or berry