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Pachymitus cardaminoides (F.Muell.) O.E.Schulz APNI*
Description: Annual to 30 cm high, erect, many-stemmed, hairy with both simple and branched hairs.
Basal leaves in a rosette, pinnately lobed, the lobes linear to toothed, terminal lobe triangular, ± circular or elliptic, petiolate; stem leaves reducing.
Sepals 2–3.5 mm long. Petals 3.5–5.5 mm long, white. Siliqua linear, 8–20 mm long, 1–2 mm wide, hairy, terete or angular, valves convex to keeled, with a prominent midvein and ± obscure reticulum of veins, sometimes constricted between the seeds; pedicel 5–15 mm long, spreading.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: CWS, SWS, SWP, NFWP, SFWP
Other Australian states: Vic. S.A.
Text by L. Retter & G. J. Harden
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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