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Habit: [Annual] perennial herb; generally cespitose, caudex branched; hairs many-branched, tree-like, occasionally mixed with simple and stalked-forked hairs. Leaf: basal rosetted, 1- or 2-pinnately lobed or divided (entire); cauline petioled or sessile, base not lobed. Inflorescence: elongated or not; bracts 0 (present). Flower: sepal ascending to spreading, base not sac-like; petals spoon-shaped to obovate, white to pink or purple (yellow). Fruit: dehiscent, cylindric to 4-angled or flat parallel or perpendicular to septum, unsegmented; stigma entire or +- 2-lobed. Seed: 4--30, in 1 row, wingless.
Species In Genus: 27 species: western North America, e¢ral Asia. Etymology: (T. Smielowsky, Russian botanist, 1769--1815)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Sisymbrium orientale
Next taxon: Smelowskia ovalis
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz 2016. Smelowskia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10622, accessed on December 06, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 06, 2016.