Taxon  Report   8509    
Cardamine flexuosa  With.
Woodland bittercress
Cardamine flexuosa
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Cardamine flexuosa
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Cardamine flexuosa, a dicot, is an annual or biennial or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Cardamine flexuosa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Cardamine
Communities: agricultural weed, wetland-riparian

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

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cardamine hirsuta ssp. flexuosa
PLANTS: Cardamine konaensis
More information about  Cardamine flexuosa
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 17, 2019).