Rorippa austriaca (Crantz) Besser
Family: Brassicaceae
Austrian fieldcress, Austrian yellow-cress, field yellow-cress
[Nasturtium austriacum Crantz]
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Etymology: Rorippa: an Anglo-Saxon word rorippen whose meaning has been lost
Plants: perennial, to 24" tall forb; thick, fleshy, creeping roots
Leaves: lance-like, mostly toothed but not divided, lobed at the base
Flowers: yellow, 4-parted; inflorescence a clusters (raceme) of stalked flowers
Fruits: roundish pods, shorter than the stalk
Conservation Status: Introduced - locally established
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Josh Sulman  
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Josh Sulman  
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
Rorippa austriaca image
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