The inflorescence of Alphonsea glandulosa (Image by TAN Yunhong)
Flower and fruit morphology of Alphonsea glandulosa.
A, Branch, showing leaf-opposed inflorescence position, and lanceolate leaves.
B, Abaxial view of the inflorescence, showing 5–6 carpels per flower.
C, Adaxial view of the inflorescence, showing pubescent pedicels with one densely pubescent medial bract (arrowed).
D, Fruit with subglobose monocarps.
E, Single monocarp, dissected to show seed arrangement.
(Images by TAN Yunhong)