Ricotia lunaria

Ricotia lunaria (L.) DC.

Languages: English

Description

Size

Height: 10-40 cm.

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Egypt (Sinai), Palestine, Lebanon.

Distribution in Egypt

Mountainous Southern Sinai (Location: Wadi Shellal). 

Habitat

Stony Ground.

Life Expectancy

Annual.

Taxonomy

  • Cardamine lunaria L. (synonym)

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..