Lepidium apetalum Willd.

 
  • Family : BRASSICACEAE
    (Mustard Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SARSON FAMILY (सरसों फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Brassicaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Crucifera apetala (Willd.) E.H.L.Krause; Lepidium chitungense Jacot Guill.; Lepidium incisum Roth; Lepidium micranthum Ledeb.; Nasturtium incisum (Roth) Kuntze; Thlaspi apetalum (Willd.) Poir.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Lepidium apetalum Willd.
  • Common name : Peppercress
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Road sides, near cultivated fields and waste places, altitude 400-4800 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : June-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : East Europe to Temperate Asia
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : East Europe to Temperate Asia
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 76
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Lepidium apetalum. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

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