Mahaleb cherry, Prunus mahaleb  (Rosales: Rosaceae) - 1379057

Mahaleb cherry
Prunus mahaleb L.

Descriptor: Plant(s)
Description: 1. Flowering branchlet with flowers in umbel-like short raceme with leaf-like bracts at its base. - 2. Branchlet with a terminal leader and short spurs with fruits (drupes, f). Petioles are with or without glands; when present they are in pairs, and green - 3. Seed (stone) viewed from different aspect. - 4. Seedling with cotyledons (k) and first ordinary leaves. - 5. Winter-branchlet. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Image location: , Croatia

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Name: Zelimir Borzan
Organization: University of Zagreb
Country: Croatia

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