Rorippa sylvestris

  • Scientific name: Rorippa sylvestris (L.) Besser Enum. Pl. Volhyn.: 27. (1821).
  • Basionym: Sisymbrium sylvestre Sp. Pl. 2: 657. (1753).
    • Common name: creeping yellow cress

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 16, 24; 2n = 16, 32, 40, 48
  • Canadian status: introduced, naturalized
  • Lifeform: perennial, creeping roots, mat-forming
  • Ecology: fields, gardens, orchards, meadows, pastures, marshes, shores, banks, floodplains; moist sand, rocks, gravel; ballast, roadsides, abandoned areas; weedy