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Leaves, flowers and immature fruit.. Copyright
Flowers and immature fruit.. Copyright ATH
Cardamine flexuosa With.
Withering, W. (1796) An Arrangement of British Plants Edn. 3 3: 578. Type: Ditches, woods, shady, wet, and boggy places. [Rookery at Edgbaston, and in ditches at the tail of the Pool.].
Wavy Bittercress; Wood Bittercress
Small, erect annual herbs to 50 cm tall, often much smaller. Sparsely hairy.
Basal leaves pinnate, with petioles, the pinnae in 3-6 pairs. Leaves on the stems gradually reducing in size and degree of pinnation. Leaves sparsely hairy.
Distribution and Ecology
Occurs in NEQ; naturalised Queenslanld, New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania. A wide altitudinal range from near sea level to over 1000 m.
Herb (herbaceous or woody, under 1 m tall)