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Cardamine Hirsuta

Botanical Name:

Cardamine hirsuta

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Annual, Edible, Herb, Weed, Small annual, often much-branched or tufted at the base

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

Small white flowers occur in racemes with individuals containing four petals. They appear on wiry stems from early spring until fall

Fruit

hairy bittercress has a dehiscent seed pod which contains seeds that explode out at the slightest touch., Siliqua glabrous, linear, 12–27 mm. long, ± 1 mm. broad, with a 0.5–1 mm. long and ± 0.4 mm. broad style.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Specialized Bees

Taxonomy

Order

Brassicales

Family

Brassicaceae

Genus

Cardamine

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