Description: Annual herb, basal leaves sinuate-pinnatifid with 2–5 lobes, petiolate.
Flowers in racemes. Sepals dimorphic. Stigma capitate or roof-like.
Siliqua linear, terete to slightly flattened, valves with midvein distinct; seeds ovoid, 1–1.5 mm long, in ± 2 rows.
Distribution and occurrence: World: 2 species, endemic Australia. Australia: Qld, N.S.W., N.T., S.A.
Text by L. Retter & G. J. Harden
| ||Key to the species|| |
|1||Siliqua less than 4 cm long, pedicel erect; style 2–4 mm long; seeds plump, not winged||Blennodia canescens|
|Siliqua more than 4 cm long, pedicel recurved; style obsolete, less than 1.5 mm long; seeds flattened, winged||Blennodia pterosperma|