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|Family: Brassicaceae (Cruciferae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Annual (perennial herb), fleshy, many-branched, glabrous. Stem: erect or decumbent. Leaf: fleshy, cauline, petioled or not, base not lobed. Inflorescence: terminal, elongating. Flower: sepal base not sac-like; petals white to lavender (0). Fruit: silique or silicle, fleshy, in age corky, indehiscent, segmented, segments 2, transversely jointed, each generally 1-seeded; stigma entire or +- 2-lobed. Seed: oblong.
Species In Genus: 7 species: shores, eastern North America, Europe, northern Africa. Etymology: (Arabic name)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz
Jepson Online Interchange
Key to CakilePrevious taxon: Brassica tournefortii
Next taxon: Cakile edentula
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz 2016. Cakile, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10479, accessed on October 23, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on October 23, 2016.