Cardaria draba subsp. chalepensis

  • Scientific name: Cardaria draba subsp. chalepensis (L.) O.E. Schulz Engler & Prantl, Natürl. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 17b: 417. (1936).
  • Basionym: Lepidium chalepense Cent. Pl. 2: 23. (1756).
  • Synonyms:
    • Cardaria chalepensis (L.) Hand.-Mazz. Ann. Naturhist. Hofmus. (Wien) 27: 55. (1913).
    • Cardaria draba var. repens (Schrenk ex Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Rollins Rhodora 42: 305. (1940).
    • Common name: lens-podded hoary cress

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: 2n = 80
  • Canadian status: introduced, naturalized
  • Lifeform: perennial, strongly rhizomatous
  • Ecology: weedy, cultivated fields (grain, alfalfa, hay), orchards, irrigated farmlands, grasslands, pastures, river flats, lakeshores; roadsides and waste places; weedy