Cardamine bulbosa

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Cardamine bulbosa
Cardamine bulbosa .jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Brassicales
Family: Brassicaceae
Genus: Cardamine
Species: C. bulbosa
Binomial name
Cardamine bulbosa
(Schreb. ex Muhl.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.
Synonyms
  • Arabis bulbosa Schreb. ex Muhl.
  • Arabis rhomboidea Pers.
  • Cardamine rhomboídea (Pers.) DC.
  • Dentaria rhomboidea (Pers.) Greene
  • Dracamine bulbosa (BSP) Nieuwl.[1]

The Bulbous Cress, Bittercress, or Spring Cress (Cardamine bulbosa) is a perennial plant native to eastern North America. This plant grows in moist soils of bottomland woods and wet meadows.

In late spring and early summer, white flowers are produced well above the foliage.

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