Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4132

Forb
Annual/Biennial

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in alluvial floodplains, per Weakley's Flora

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partial shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
Stem leaves odd-pinnately compound: (9)13-23 leaflets
Alternate (basal rosette usually withered by flowering)

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Radially symmetrical
4 sepals
4 petals
6 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Silique

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Cardamine impatiens   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cardamine impatiens   FAMILY Brassicaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Narrowleaf Bittercress


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