Turritis glabra L.
FamilyCruciferae — APG family: Brassicaceae
SynonymsArabis glabra (L.) Bernh.
Common nametower mustard
DescriptionBluish-green stem usually unbranched, erect, stout, hirsute at base; basal leaves spatulate to oblanceolate, entire or repand-dentate; cauline leaves imbricate below, sagittate-amplexicaul; petals cream-colored; siliques slender, terete, stiffly erect, with short, thick style.
EcologyWaste places; an introduced weed. Described from Europe.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.