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Common name

English: Sea Stock

German: Gebuchtete Levkoje


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Capparales (35)

        Family: Brassicaceae (32)(family description)

          Genus: Matthiola (1)

            Epithet: sinuata R.Br. (1)

Synonym: Cheiranthus muricatus Lam.

muricatus => having the surface covered with sharp points

sinuata => having a deep, wavy margin


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Matthiola sinuata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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