Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants.
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Pseudoturritis turrita

Arabette tourette
Tower Cress

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Additional information

Plant family

Area

Sainte Baume

Flower colour

white

Flower size

7-11 mm

Flowering months

March,

April,

May,

June,

July

Leaf type

Lanceolate,

Elliptic

Height

20-80 cm

Description

Also known as Arabis turrita.

Lightly wooded areas.

Flowers

A creamy-white flower at the top of a stiffly erect stem. The flowers develop into distinctive, long and pendulous, twisted fruit.

Leaves

Elliptic oval leaf, Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Oval to lanceolate, pointed, clasping the stem, serrated.

Fruits Seeds

Silique: a long narrow seedpod, splitting open when mature, 10-15 cm long.

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