Calflora
Taxon  Report   7163    
Rorippa austriaca  (Crantz) Besser
Austrian field cress,  Austrian yellowcress
Rorippa austriaca, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Observation Search
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Rorippa

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

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Nasturtium austriacum
More information about  Rorippa austriaca

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2019).