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Electronic Flora of South Australia genus Fact Sheet

Family: Cruciferae
Iberis

Citation: L., Sp. Pl. 648 (1753).

Derivation: Iberia, Spain, the country of origin of many species.

Synonymy: Not Applicable

Common name: None

Description:
About 30 species in Europe and Asia; 1 naturalised in Australia.

Inflorescence often corymbose; sepals more or less erect, subequal; petals unequal, the outer 2 much longer than the inner; stamens 6; median glands absent.

Silicula indehiscent, flat, septum narrow, valves suboblong, keeled, winged towards the apex, the 1-seeded articles not separating; seeds 1 per locule; radicle accumbent.

Biology: No text

Author: Not yet available


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