Taxon  Report   1475 
Cardamine bellidifolia  L.  var. pachyphylla  Cov. & Leiberg
Alpine Bittercress,  alpine bitter cress
Cardamine bellidifolia var. pachyphylla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cardamine bellidifolia var. pachyphylla
© 2004 Penn Martin II
Cardamine bellidifolia var. pachyphylla
© 2004 Penn Martin II
Alpine Fell-fields
Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Cardamine
Parent Record Cardamine bellidifolia.
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Cardamine bellidifolia
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2015).

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