Barbarea orthoceras

  • Scientific name: Barbarea orthoceras Ledeb. Index Sem. Horti Dorpat: 2. (1824).
    • Common name: erect-fruited winter cress


Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 8; 2n = 16
  • Canadian status: native
  • Lifeform: biennial or perennial, taproot and usually simple caudex
  • Ecology: to sub-arctic; mainly damp areas of woods, meadows, old fields, cliffs, streambanks, bogs, springs, lakeshores, sea shores; sand, rocks, clay, loam; roadsides, railways and waste places