Calflora
Taxon  Report   8509    
Cardamine flexuosa  With.
Woodland bittercress
Cardamine flexuosa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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Cardamine flexuosa
© 2009 Phil Pullen
Cardamine flexuosa, a dicot, is an annual or biennial or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Cardamine flexuosa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Cardamine
Communities: agricultural weed, wetland-riparian

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cardamine hirsuta ssp. flexuosa
PLANTS: Cardamine konaensis
More information about  Cardamine flexuosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAFL14)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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