Cochlearia sessilifolia Rollins
  • Contr. Dudley Herb.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Cochlearia sessilifolia Rollins. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000613860. Accessed on: 22 Oct 2021'

General Information

Annuals. Stems simple from base, erect, branched (few to several) distally, 0.2-0.8(-1.5) dm. Basal leaves not rosulate (representing cotyledons); petiole 0.2-0.6 cm; blade spatulate to oblong, 0.8-1.6 cm × 3-5 mm, base cuneate, margins entire, apex obtuse. Cauline leaves sessile; blade 0.5-1.7(-2) cm × 3-5(-7) mm, base obtuse (not auriculate), margins usually entire, rarely repand, apex obtuse. Racemes 3-7(-15)-flowered, (slightly elongated in fruit). Fruiting pedicels ascending to erect, 3.5-8(-12) mm. Flowers: sepals oblong, 1.8-2.2 × 0.7-1 mm; petals spatulate, (3-) 4-6 × 1.5-2.5 mm; filaments 1.5-2 mm; anthers 0.3-0.4 mm. Fruits (crowded) elliptic to oblong, 8-12 × 3.5-4.5 mm, angustiseptate, (obtuse at both ends); valves not reticulate; septum complete; ovules 10-14 per ovary; style 0.2-0.5 mm. Seeds light brown, ovoid-oblong, 1.1-1.3 × 0.9-1 mm, coarsely papillate.

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    Brassicaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).