Taxon  Report   1476 
Cardamine breweri  S. Watson
Brewer's bitter cress,  Brewer's bittercress
Cardamine breweri
© 2005 Steve Matson
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Cardamine breweri
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Cardamine breweri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Cardamine breweri
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Cardamine
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
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)

TJM2: Cardamine breweri var. orbicularis
TJM2: Cardamine breweri var. breweri
More information about  Cardamine breweri
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google

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:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.