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Habit: Perennial herb, cespitose to prostrate; caudex many-branched; smaller hairs stellate, coarser simple or stalked-forked. Leaf: cauline petioled, dentate or entire, not basally lobed. Inflorescence: flowers many, terminal. Flower: sepal base sac-like; petals purple to pink (white), long-clawed; filaments of outer pair dentate-appendaged at base. Fruit: dehiscent, unsegmented, flat parallel to septum or cylindric; valves hairy. Seed: in 2 rows per chamber, wingless.
Species In Genus: 15 species: southern Europe, southwestern Asia. Etymology: (C. Aubriet, French artist, 1663--1743)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Athysanus unilateralis
Next taxon: Aubrieta deltoidea
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz 2016. Aubrieta, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=77187, accessed on May 29, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 29, 2016.