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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Alyssum

View taxon page for Alyssum

(For a list of species in Alyssum, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Sepals persistent in fruitfilaments slender, not winged or toothed ..... A. alyssoides

1' Sepals early-deciduous; filaments winged and/or toothed

2. Fruit glabrous (sparsely hairy), 2.5–4(4.5) mm ..... A. desertorum

2' Fruit hairy, (3.5)4–6.5(7) mm ..... A. simplex



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