Taxon  Report   676    
Armoracia rusticana  G. Gaertn., G. Mey. & Scherb.
Armoracia rusticana
© 1999 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Armoracia rusticana
© 2010 Cristian Singer
Armoracia rusticana
© 2010 Cristian Singer
Armoracia rusticana, 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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Armoracia rusticana
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Armoracia
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Armoracia armoracia
PLANTS: Armoracia lapathifolia
PLANTS: Cochlearia armoracia
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More information about  Armoracia rusticana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).