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Common name

English: Sea Rocket

German: Meersenf

Portuguese: Eruca-marítima


Kingdom: Plantae (2666)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2580)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2173)

      Order: Capparales (35)

        Family: Brassicaceae (32)(family description)

          Genus: Cakile (1)

            Epithet: maritima Scop. (10)

maritima => growing on the seashore, confined to the coast


Climate: temperate

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Cakile maritima at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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