LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 2" to 3" long and one-third as wide, broad linear to oblanceolate shape with acute tip and cuneate
Leaves digitate, (3)5-foliolate, petioles 3-10 cm, petiolules 1-5 cm, glabrous or lepidote; leaflets 10-18 x 3-4 cm, concolorous, coriaceus, lanceolate or eliptic, apex cuneate
or rounded, margins entire, base truncate or cuneate
, occasionally cordate, venation penninerved, adaxial and abaxial surfaces lepidote.
Hypotheca is cuneate
in its posterior portion, dorsally convex, narrowly rounded at the antapex, and slightly concave between the antapex and LSL.
chartaceous to subcoriaceous) blades, narrowly cuneate
to attenuate (vs.
Leaves petiolate; petiole 0.2-0.3 cm in length; blade oblong lanceolate to elliptic, (3-)4-5(-6) X1.5-2 cm, apex acute to slightly obtuse, base cuneate
, actinodromous basal to supra-basal, 2-4 basal veins, dark green, papyraceous.
Spikelets 6-60 per inflorescence, 20-80% peduncled, narrowly ellipsoid to lanceoloid, 5-10.5 mm long, 2-3 mm wide, cuneate
at base, acuminate at apex; scales somewhat spreading, loosely spirally arranged, with 2-4 sterile scales at the base of the spikelet (excluding the prophyll) and 8-24 fertile scales; fertile scales 1.7-2.8 mm long, 1-1.4 mm wide, ovate, acute to obtuse, often with the midvein prolonged as a short mucro, reddish brown with a green to brown, 3-nerved mid-zone.
0.5 mm, linear-lanceolate, brown to atropurpureous, marginally ciliate-dentate, the cilia 0.3-0.5 mm long; phyllopodia 7-10 mm long; fronds 34-53 cm long; stipes 1/4-1/3 of the frond length; stipe scales 0.5-1 mm long (to 2.5 mm on the first 1 (-3) cm of the stipe base with scales lanceolate or linear-lanceolate), ovate to rounded, black, marginally ciliate, with long-ciliate margin and small central body; blades 15-37 x 1.2-2.8 cm, linear-elliptic, chartaceous to subcoriaceous, basicaly cuneate
to attenuate, apically acuminate; abaxial blade scales ca.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 2" to 4" long and 1" to 2" wide, oblong-ovate shape with cuneate
base and mucronate to cuspidate tip.
sessile, and articulate with rachis, cuneate
at base, caudate at apex,
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 6" to 8" long and 2 1/2" to 3" wide, elliptic shape with cuneate
base and entire margins, usually pubescent underneath.