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|Family: Limnanthaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Limnanthes||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Limnanthes alba Benth.
Habit: Erect, herbage glabrous to hairy. Stem: 8--40 cm. Leaf: 2--10 cm; leaflets 5--11, linear to ovate or oblong, entire to deeply 3-lobed. Flower: bowl- to bell-shaped; sepals 4--8 mm; petals 8--15 mm, curving over fruit in age, white to cream, aging pink or violet, base occasionally +- yellow; filaments 2--6 mm, anthers 0.75--2 mm; style 3--6 mm. Fruit: mericarps smooth, wrinkled, wide-ridged, or sharply tubercled.
eFlora Treatment Author: Robert Ornduff & Nancy R. Morin
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Limnanthes
Next taxon: Limnanthes alba subsp. alba
Citation for this treatment: Robert Ornduff & Nancy R. Morin 2016. Limnanthes alba, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=30968, accessed on August 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on August 27, 2016.