Barbarea intermedia Boreau

Fl. Centre France 2: 48 (1840) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Naturalised

Biennial, to 70 cm high, erect, glabrous. Basal leaves with 2–5 pairs of lateral lobes, terminal lobe ovate to oblong with cordate base; stem leaves with 2–4 pairs of lateral lobes. Sepals 2.5–3 mm long; petals 5–6 mm long. Fruit more or less erect, linear, 2–3.5 cm long (including style), 1–2 mm wide; style 1–1.5 mm long; pedicels erect, 3–6 mm long, c. 1 mm diam.; seed not winged. Flowers summer (2 collections).

*GipP, *Strz, *VVP. Also naturalised Tas., New Zealand. Native to Europe, Africa. Established along creeks in the La Trobe River catchment south of Morwell.

Source: Entwisle, T.J. (1996). Brassicaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-06-29
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Brassicales
family Brassicaceae
genus Barbarea
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Barbarea intermedia in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Barbarea intermedia in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present naturalised
Gippsland Plain present naturalised
Strzelecki Ranges present naturalised

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New South Wales