Barbarea vulgaris

  • Scientific name: Barbarea vulgaris W.T. Aiton Hortus Kew., ed. 2, 4: 109. (1812).
  • Synonyms:
    • Barbarea vulgaris var. arcuata (Opiz ex J. and C. Presl) Fr. Novit. Fl. Suec.: 205. (1828).
    • Barbarea vulgaris var. brachycarpa Rouy and Foucaud
    • Barbarea vulgaris var. sylvestris Fr. Novit. Fl. Suec.: 205. (1828).
    • Barbarea vulgaris var. vulgaris W.T. Aiton Hortus Kew., ed. 2, 4: 109. (1812).
    • Common name: yellow rocket, common winter cress

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 8; 2n = 16
  • Canadian status: introduced, naturalized
  • Lifeform: biennial
  • Ecology: fields (grain, alfalfa), gardens, meadows, pastures, streamsides, shores, open woods, bogs; sand, gravel, clay, rich loam; roadsides and waste places; weedy