Alyssum UtriculatumBladder-Podded Alyssum
- Class and Order
- Tetradynamia Siliculosa
- Generic Character
- Filamenta quædam introrsum denticulo notata. Silicula emarginata.ALYSSUM utriculatum caule herbaceo erecto, foliis lævibus lanceolatis integerrimis, filiculis inflatis. Linn. Syst. Veget. ed. 14. Murr
- ALYSSOIDES fruticosum, leucoji folio viridi. Tourn. inst. 218.
A native of the Levant, and cultivated by Mr. Miller in the year 1739.
Is a hardy and beautiful perennial, flowering from April to June, at which time it begins to form its curiously inflated pods.