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|Family: Brassicaceae (Cruciferae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Perennial herb, glabrous; roots fleshy. Leaf: basal long petioled, simple, entire or crenate; cauline entire to pinnately lobed, generally not basally lobed. Inflorescence: panicle. Flower: sepal spreading to ascending, base not sac-like; petals short-clawed, white. Fruit: silicle, dehiscent, unsegmented, ovate to oblong or +- round, flat perpendicular to septum; stigma entire or +- 2-lobed. Seed: in 2 rows per chamber; wing 0.
Species In Genus: 3 species: Eurasia. Etymology: (Greek: horse radish)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Arabis pycnocarpa var. pycnocarpa
Next taxon: Armoracia rusticana
Citation for this treatment: Ihsan A. Al-Shehbaz 2016. Armoracia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=8810, accessed on December 11, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 11, 2016.