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Biscutella cichoriifolia

Biscutelle à feuilles de Chicorée

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Plant family

Area

Les Maures

Flower colour

yellow

Flower size

12-18 mm

Flowering months

January,

February,

March,

April,

May,

June,

July

Leaf type

Lanceolate

Height

20-50 cm

Description

A plant that grows in rocky areas. Whilst still flowering, the spent flowers develop into two round disks.

Flowers

The 4-petalled flowers are borne in clusters at the top of the stem.

Leaves

Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Basal leaves: oblong.
Upper leaves: long, pointed and clasping the stem. The margins have neat rounded notches, white and hairy.

Fruits Seeds

Silique: two fused carpels (female part of the flower) welded together.

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