: a small genus of Eurasian herbs (family Cruciferae) with narrow entire leaves, white racemose flowers, and oblong or nearly round pods see hoary alyssum

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New Latin, after Carlo G. Bertero †1831 Italian botanist

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“Berteroa.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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