Erucastrum nasturtiifolium (Rocket)



Erucastrum nasturtiifolium

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Erucastrum nasturtiifolium (Poiret) O.E. Schulz / Erucastrum obtusangulum Reinchenb. – (Rocket)

Annual herb of the Crucifer family – Cruciferae – up to 80 cm. Numerous stems, with short, rigid hairs. Pinnatolobated or pinnatisect leaves; Upper ones, clasping. Yellow flowers, till 1 cm. Fruit in silique, till 4.5 cm. In Cultivated lands and dry grasslands.

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Vicente Martínez Centelles
Written by Vicente Martínez Centelles Founder of the web and director. Teacher of natural sciences, expert in plants, natural remedies and botanical photography.

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