Taxon  Report   1059 
Barbarea vulgaris  R. Br.
Bitter wintercress,  Common wintercress, Yellow rocket
Barbarea vulgaris
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Barbarea vulgaris
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Barbarea vulgaris
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Barbarea vulgaris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Barbarea vulgaris
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Barbarea
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Barbarea arcuata
PLANTS: Barbarea stricta
PLANTS: Barbarea vulgaris var. arcuata
PLANTS: Barbarea vulgaris var. brachycarpa
PLANTS: Barbarea vulgaris var. longisiliquosa
PLANTS: Barbarea vulgaris var. sylvestris
PLANTS: Campe barbarea
PLANTS: Campe stricta
More information about  Barbarea vulgaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (BAVU)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 27, 2016).

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