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Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 440. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Contributor Text: SHAHINA A. GHAZANFAR & YASIN J. NASIR
Flower/Fruit: Fl. Per.: March-April.
Type: Type: Described from Europe. Hb. Linn. 604/1 (LINN).
Distribution: Distribution: Cosmopolitan.
Comment/Acknowledgements: I have seen only a single specimen.

 

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Annual, stems ascending, 12-25 cm, glabrous, ± glandular pubescent above. Leaves in false whorls, 10-35 mm, linear-subulate, channeled below. Flowers solitary or in few-flowered cymes. Pedicel often pubescent, slender. Petals white, obovate, entire, as long as or slightly exceeding the sepals. Capsule ovoid, longer than the sepals. Seeds 1-2 mm, subglobase, papillose or not, keeled or with a narrow wing.
 
 
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