Camelina alyssum

  • Scientific name: Camelina alyssum (Mill.) Thell. Verz. Säm. u. Früchte Bot. Gart. Univ. Zürich 1906: 10. (1906).
  • Basionym: Myagrum alyssum Gard. Dict., ed. 8. (1768).
  • Synonyms:
    • Camelina dentata (Willd.) Pers. Syn. Pl. 2: 191. (1806).
    • Camelina parodii Ibarra & LaPorte Rev. Argentina 14: 104. (1947).
    • Common name: flat-seeded false flax

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: 2n = 40
  • Canadian status: introduced, naturalized
  • Lifeform: annual
  • Ecology: prairie fields, contaminated seed; urban weed on roadside