Cardamine flexuosa With.
Common Name: BITTER CRESS
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 0
Wetness Index: FAC
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

Cardamine flexuosa colony A. A. Reznicek colony

A European species, sparingly introduced in North America. First collected in Michigan in 1892, on Belle Isle, Wayne Co.; not much found again until the late 1940’s and 1950’s. Moist roadsides, gardens, stream banks and shores, flowering and fruiting virtually year-round in sheltered areas by buildings in towns.

Locations

Alger County
Baraga County
Chippewa County
Houghton County
Iron County
Macomb County
Monroe County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=627.