A unique Hawaiian Schiedea (caryophyllaceae: Alsinoideae) with only five fertile stamens.

@article{Wagner2000AUH,
  title={A unique Hawaiian Schiedea (caryophyllaceae: Alsinoideae) with only five fertile stamens.},
  author={Warren L. Wagner and Elizabeth M. Harris},
  journal={American journal of botany},
  year={2000},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={153-60}
}
The floral organogenesis and subsequent ontogenies of the Hawaiian endemic species Schiedea pubescens from Maui, Moloka'i, and Lana'i, and the Wai'anae Mountains, O'ahu, populations previously considered to be varietally distinct, were examined using the scanning electron microscope (SEM). The O'ahu population consistently produced only five fertile stamens… CONTINUE READING