Taxon  Report   7163 
Rorippa austriaca  (Crantz) Besser
Austrian field cress,  Austrian yellowcress
Rorippa austriaca
© 2001 CDFA
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Rorippa austriaca
© 2001 CDFA
Rorippa austriaca
© 2001 CDFA
Rorippa austriaca, 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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Rorippa austriaca
© 2008 John Dittes
Genus: Rorippa
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Nasturtium austriacum
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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