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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Caucasus to Himalaya.
Lallemantia iberica

[LKGF]

Harley, R.M. et al. (2004). Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

Morphology General Habit
Annual or biennial herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves simple
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence thyrsoid, terminal, spike-like or oblong, often interrupted, cymes few-flowered, sessile or rarely on very short peduncles in axils of leaf-like bracts
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bracts ovate to linear, weakly toothed to entire, rarely aristate above
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracteoles
Bracteoles ovate to rotund or sometimes linear, aristate-toothed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pedicel
Pedicels flattened, erect
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx tubular, straight or curved, 2-lipped, 5-lobed (3/2), lobes unequal, triangular, aristate, posterior lip with median lobe broadest, sinus between calyx-lobes with a thickened fold or not, throat closed by connivent lips in fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla strongly 2-lipped (2/3), posterior lip with 2 longitudinal folds inside, anterior lip with lateral lobes directed downwards, tube widening above
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens included under corolla lip, filaments parallel, thecae glabrous, divergent at 180°
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma-lobes subequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disc 4-lobed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets oblong, trigonous, smooth, mucilaginous.
Note
2n = 14.  Five species.
Distribution
Mediterranean, Southwestern and Central Asia.

[FZ]

Leguminosae, B. Verdcourt. Flora Zambesiaca 3:6. 2000

Morphology General Habit
Erect or prostrate, perennial or annual herbs.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves digitately 2- or 4-foliolate; leaflets mostly glandular-punctate; stipules well developed, produced below the point of insertion, mostly similarly punctate; stipels absent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence spicate, terminal or axillary; bracts paired, stipule-like, mostly similarly punctate, ciliate, enclosing the flowers when in bud.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx hyaline, ciliate, persistent, 5-lobed, the upper pair joined and the laterals smaller than the other 3.Corolla medium-sized, mostly yellow or orange-yellow, often striated with purple; standard almost round, clawed; wings and keel clawed.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens monadelphous, united into a column below, which at maturity is circumscissile and the upper part is shed with the petals, the lower tubular part remaining to protect the young ovary; 5 small versatile anthers alternate with 5 larger sub-basifixed anthers.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary subsessile, with (2)5–8 ovules; style curved with minute terminal stigma.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit sessile, 2–15-jointed; the articles glabrous to pilose with or without stiff bristles, mostly prominently nerved, sometimes glandular.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds ovoid, compressed, mostly black or dark brown, without appendages.

[LKGF]
Use
Some medicinal, seed oils.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Gulf States, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang

Lallemantia Fisch. & C.A.Mey. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Index Seminum (LE, Petropolitanus) 6: 52 (1840)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

  • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp
  • Lallemantia Fisch. & C.A.Mey., Index Sem. Hort. Bot. Petropol. 6: 52 (1839).

Flora Zambesiaca
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
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