Turritis glabra L.

 
  • Family : BRASSICACEAE
    (Mustard Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SARSON FAMILY (सरसों फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Brassicaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Arabis columnalis Nakai; Arabis crepidiopoda Griseb. ex Pant.; Arabis excelsa Prokh.; Arabis glabra (L.) Bernh.; Arabis glabra f. columnalis (Nakai) M.Kim; Arabis glabra var. furcatipilis M.Hopkins; Arabis macrocarpa Torr.; Arabis perfoliata (Neck.) Lam.; Arabis pseudoturritis Boiss. & Heldr.; Arabis turritis Vest; Crucifera turritis E.H.L.Krause; Erysimum glabrum (L.) Kuntze; Erysimum glastifolium Crantz; Psilarabis glabra (L.) Fourr.; Turritis dregeana Sond.; Turritis glabra f. glaberrima Kuusk; Turritis glabra var. lilacina O.E.Schulz; Turritis macrocarpa Nutt.; Turritis perfoliata Neck.; Turritis rigida Wall.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Turritis glabra L.
  • Common name : Tower cress
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Along streams, slopes and roadsides, altitude 2000-3500 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : May-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Temperate Northern Hemisphere to Tropical Mountains
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Temperate Northern Hemisphere to Tropical Mountains and Cape Provinces, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Primorye, Sakhalin, Vermont
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 77
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Turritis glabra. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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