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Family: Cruciferae
Arabidella filifolia

Citation: E. Shaw, Trans. R.Soc. S. Aust. 89:188 (1965).

Synonymy: Erysimum filifolium F. Muell., Linnaea 25:368 ( 1853); Sisymbrium filifolium (F. Muell.)F. Muell., J. Trans. Vict. Inst. 1:115 (185), nom. illegit.; Blennodia filifolia (F. Muell.)Benth., Fl. Aust. 1:73 (1863); Pseudarabidella filifolia (F. Muell.)O. Schulz, Pflanzenr. 86:257 (1924). , Pseudoarabidella filifolia

Common name: None

Description:
Straggling shrub to 1 m tall, glaucous; leaves filiform, entire, sometimes hi- or trisect, to 6 cm long.

Inflorescence lax; sepals 3-5 mm long, slightly dimorphic; petals 4-6 mm long, white or cream; style to 2 mm long.

Siliqua linear or ellipsoidal, 7-28 mm long, 1-2 mm wide, usually with a gynophore; pedicels spreading to recurved, 7-15mm long; seeds oblong, to 1.5 mm long, often winged.

Published illustration: Shaw (1965) Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 89:fig. 4.

Distribution:  Grows in rocky places in semi-arid regions.

S.Aust.: LE, GT, FR, EA, EP, NL, MU.

Conservation status: native

Flowering time: Aug. — Oct.


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