|Leavenworthia stylosa flower|
Leavenworthia stylosa is a species of flowering plant in the mustard family known by the common names cedar gladecress or long-styled gladecress. It is found only in the Central Basin of Tennessee, where it grows in cedar glades, ditches, and low-lying fields.
Leavenworthia stylosa typically blooms from March to May. The flowers are about 1 inch wide and are white or yellow in color with a yellow center. The tips of the petals are notched. Yellow varieties are found more commonly north of Nashville, while white varieties are found more commonly south.
- "Leavenworthia stylosa". NatureServe Explorer. NatureServe. Retrieved 2009-04-06.
- Carman, Jack B. (2001). Wildflowers of Tennessee. Highland Rim Press. p. 92.
- Horn, Dennis; Cathcart, Tavia, eds. (2005). Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Applalachians. Lone Pine. p. 119.
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