Cardamine purpurea

  • Scientific name: Cardamine purpurea Cham. & Schltdl. Linnaea I: 20. (1826).
  • Synonyms:
    • Cardamine purpurea var. albiflos Hultén Ark. Bot., ser. 2, 7: 62. (1968).

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: 2n = ca. 80, 96
  • Canadian status: native
  • Lifeform: perennial, often caespitose with vertical rhizomes
  • Ecology: arctic, mainly alpine: moist tundra, steep slopes and saddles, meadows, stream banks, river flood plains, seepage areas; scree, talus, rubble, moss, turf, limestone