Taxon  Report   7168    
Rorippa curvisiliqua  (Hook.) Britton
Curvepod yellow cress,  Curvepod yellowcress, Western yellow cress, Western yellowcress
Rorippa curvisiliqua
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Rorippa curvisiliqua
© 2008 John Dittes
Rorippa curvisiliqua
© 2008 Keir Morse
Rorippa curvisiliqua, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Rorippa curvisiliqua
© 2008 John Dittes
Genus: Rorippa
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Rorippa curvisiliqua var. occidentalis
ICPN: Rorippa curvisiliqua var. curvisiliqua
ICPN: Rorippa curvisiliqua var. orientalis
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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 17, 2019).