Hornungia procumbens

  • Scientific name: Hornungia procumbens (L.) Hayek Feddes Repert. 30 (Prodr.): 480. (1925).
  • Basionym: Lepidium procumbens Sp. Pl. 2: 643. (1753).
  • Synonyms:
    • Hutchinsia procumbens (L.) Desv. Jour. Bot. Agric. 3: 168. (1815).
    • Hymenolobus procumbens (L.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray Fl. N. Amer. 1: 117. (1838).

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 6; 2n = 12
  • Canadian status: native and/or introduced
  • Lifeform: annual, prostrate or erect stem, simple or branched
  • Ecology: coastal beaches, lake and stream margins, prairies, meadows, sagebrush areas, moist alkaline flats, muddy tidal areas; sand, rocks, gravel, saline soils