Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Annual herbs, hairy. Leaves in basal rosette and cauline, entire to pinnately lobed. Inflorescence a raceme. Sepals spreading (occasionally almost erect), inner and outer pair different; petals clawed, white, pink or lavender; stamens 6. Fruit fusiform, more than 3 times as long as wide, dehiscent; style conspicuous, stigma depressed-capitate; valves with one midvein; seeds in 2 rows per locule.

3 species, all endemic to Australia.

Characterized by the branched hairs on stems and the fusiform fruits.

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.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Brassicales
family Brassicaceae
Higher taxa
genus Harmsiodoxa
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