Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz
  • Stirp. Austr. Fasc.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000582189. Accessed on: 04 Apr 2020'

General Information

Herbs annual, (12-)30-80(-100) cm tall, glabrous or sparsely pubescent with small branched trichomes rarely mixed with fewer simple ones. Stems simple or branched above, often glabrescent. Cauline leaves lanceolate, narrowly oblong, or linear-lanceolate, middle ones (1-)2-7(-9) cm × 2-10(-15) mm, glabrescent or sparsely pubescent with primarily forked trichomes, base sagittate or strongly auriculate, margin entire or rarely remotely denticulate, apex acute. Fruiting pedicels (0.8-)1.2-2(-2.7) cm. Sepals 2-3 × 0.5-1 mm. Petals yellow, (3-)4-5.5 × 0.5-1 mm. Filaments 1.5-3 mm; anthers ca. 0.5 mm. Fruit obpyriform or broadly obovoid, 7-9(-10) × 4-5 mm, often subtruncate at apex; valves with a distinct midvein and less prominent lateral veins; style 1-2.5 mm. Seeds dark brown, oblong (1.5-)1.7-2.5(-3) × 0.7-1 mm. Fl. May-Jun. 2n = 40*.

  • Provided by: [D].Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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    Annuals or biennials. Stems unbranched or branched distally, (1.2-)3-10(-13) dm, glabrous or sparsely pubescent basally, trichomes branched, rarely mixed with fewer, simple ones. Basal leaves often withered by anthesis. Cauline leaves: blade lanceolate, narrowly oblong, or linear-lanceolate, (1-)2-7(-9) cm × 2-10(-15) mm, base sagittate or strongly auriculate, margins entire or, rarely, remotely denticulate, apex acute, surfaces glabrescent or sparsely pubescent, trichomes usually forked. Fruiting pedicels ascending, (8-)12-20(-27) mm. Flowers: sepals 2-3(-4) × 0.5-1 mm; petals yellow, (3.5-)4-6 × 1-1.5 mm; filaments 1.5-3 mm; anthers ca. 0.5 mm. Fruits pyriform or broadly obovoid, 7-9 (-13) × 4-5(-6) mm (distinctly longer than wide), apex often subtruncate; valves each with prominent midvein, margin narrowly winged; style 1.2-2.5 mm. Seeds dark brown, (1.5-)1.8-2.5 × 0.7-1 mm. 2n = 40.

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    • 2
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    "Much like no. 1 [Camelina microcarpa Andrz.]; stem and lvs glabrous to sparsely pubescent, the simple hairs not projecting beyond the stellate ones; frs 7–9 mm, inconspicuously veiny, on pedicels 10–21 mm; seeds 1–2 mm; 2n=40. Native of the Old World, established as a casual weed in n. U.S. and adj. Can., less common with us than no. 1 [Camelina microcarpa Andrz.]."

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