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Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine hirsuta)

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    Credit: USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 2: 184. | http://plants.usda.g... | License: PD USDA NRCS
  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 2: 184. | http://plants.usda.g... | License: PD
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  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
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  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: Aung | Own work | License: PD
  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: Aung | Own work | License: PD
  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: Aung | Own work | License: PD
  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: Aung | Own work | License: PD
  • Hairy Bittercress (Cardamine Hirsuta) http://www.sagebud.com/hairy-bittercress-cardamine-hirsuta/
    Credit: Aung | Own work | License: PD
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Cardamine Hirsuta, or more commonly know as Hairy Bittercress, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Cardamine. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Cardamine Hirsuta or Hairy Bittercress's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Cardamine
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • Order: Capparales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) CAN (I)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: KY N'EAST
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU) 2(FAC) 3(FACU) 6(FAC)




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