Seed pod -
November 9, 2005, Between Vernon and Cedar Fort, Tooele County,
- ©Nicky Davis
8 to 24 inches tall, Flowers: yellow to yellowish-green,
petals are not longer than the sepals Leaves: alternate, 2
to 3 times pinnately
compound, narrow and segments with hairs. Fruit: stalk of
the seed pod is .17
to .49 inches long, seed pods are 1/2 to 1 1/3 inches
long. 10 to 20 seeds in one row in each half of the silique,
oblong-ellipsoid, bright orange.
The similar Descurainia
has pods 3/4 inch long with stalks about the same length.
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