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Sweet Alyssum (Sweet Allison)
FAMILY - NOT IDENTIFIED


davidberkeley
davidberkeley
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Berkeley, California growing pretty much everywhere during the spring. Even in the cracks in concrete.

Physical Description
Small white flowers





Small white flower




Small white flower


Comment: Sweet Alyssum (Sweet Allison)

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davidberkeley
davidberkeley
April 06, 2012
It's definitely Sweet Alyssum now that I had something difinitive to compare it to. Thank you so much, I've only very recently gotten into wild flower identification, so I'm sure i'll be posting more unknowns
gardengeek
gardengeek
April 05, 2012
Could be a relative of one of these:
  Sweet Alyssum - Carpet Snow - White Flower Sweet Alyssum - Carpet Snow - White Flower
Sweet Alyssum - Carpet Snow - White Flower
Lobularia maritima is best planted in early spring, but requires little maintenance when growing. Plants with darker-colored flowers do better in cooler temperatures.


  Iberis Flower - Candytuft Iberis Flower - Candytuft
Iberis Flower - Candytuft
Looks like Ammi majus Little White 4 petalled flower with two of the petals being larger than the other two.

gardengeek
gardengeek
April 05, 2012
That's most likely in the Brassicaceae family. I'll look around.
google.com search?q=Brassicaceae

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