OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Brassicales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris   FAMILY Brassicaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris   FAMILY Brassicaceae

INCLUDING Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Rorippa palustris var. palustris

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 088-19-003:
Rorippa islandica   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Radicula palustris

 

COMMON NAME:
Bog Yellowcress, Marshcress


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris   FAMILY Brassicaceae

INCLUDING Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Rorippa palustris var. palustris

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 088-19-003:
Rorippa islandica   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Radicula palustris

 

Find by scientific name:

3230

Forb
Biennial/Rarely perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

Look for it in marshes, bogs, seeps, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal rosette & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Yellow (mostly uniform in color)
Bisexual
4 sepals
4 petals

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Silicle

 

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