Rhammatophyllum pachyrhizum

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Rhammatophyllum pachyrhizum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Brassicales
Family: Brassicaceae
Genus: Rhammatophyllum
Species: R. pachyrhizum
Binomial name
Rhammatophyllum pachyrhizum
(Karelin & Kirilov) O.E. Schulz
  • Arabis pachyrhiza Karelin & Kirilov
  • Mitophyllum pachyrhizum (Karelin & Kirilov) O.E. Schulz
  • Rhammatophyllum krascheninnikovii A.N. Vassiljeva

Rhammatophyllum pachyrhizum is a plant species native to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

Rhammatophyllum pachyrhizum is a subshrub up to 30 cm (12 in) tall. Its leaves are narrow and thread-like, growing up to 7 cm (3 in) long, but only 0.5 (0.02 in) mm wide. Its flowers are creamy white.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b Al-Shehbaz, Ihsan Ali, & Oliver Appell. 2002. A synopsis of the Central Asian Rhammatophyllum. Novon 12:1-4.
  2. ^ The Plant List
  3. ^ Schulz, Otto Eugen. 1933. Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis 33: 190.