Place of Publication
Fl. Atacam: 9 (1860a)
CHILE. [Región de Atacama]. Caldera, R. A. Philippi s.n. [lectotype designated by Al-Shehbaz et al. (2011: 285), SGO 49155!; isolectotype SGO 68274!]
Philippi R.A. (1860a)
Philippi, R.A. 1860a. Florula Atacamensis seu enumeratio plantarum, quas in itinere per desertum Atacamense. Sumptibus E. Anton
Al-Shehbaz et al. (2011)
Al-Shehbaz, I.A. , Muñoz-Schick, M and Morales, V 2011. The present status of Brassicaceae taxa described by Rodulfo and Federico Philippi. Harvard Papers in Botany 16: 279–291.
Distribution and habitat
Mainly coastal areas of northern Chile from sea level to 800 m. It grows among rocks, gravel, and on sand in shelter of large rock.
- Salariato et al. (2014)
Perennial, rarely annual or biennial, with stems (6−)8−37(−60) cm tall. Normally flowers between September and November.