Flower Database

Japanese bittercress

Basic information
Flower Name
Japanese bittercress
Formal Name
Cardamine regeliana
Alias
大葉種付花, Japanese bittercress
Habitat
Korea, Northeast China, Russia, Japan
Morph
2 year's grass
Comment
Japanese bittercress, scientific name:Cardamine regeliana , is 2 year's grass of the Cardamine genus of the Brassicaceae. Stretched spikes from the stem tip upright by the roadside in the summer, a small white 4-petaled flowers bloom. The leaves of Rosetta is not, give the 1 times pinnate leaves at the base at the bottom. Small leaves long oval, and gaps in the shape of Palm. Is greater than the other leaflets leaflets. Hairy leaves and flowers.
Common name: Japanese bittercress, scientific name:Cardamine regeliana , Habitat: Hokkaido-Honshu-Shikoku and Kyushu,: rice field, plant 20-40 cm, flowering: April-June, flower, white, petal number: four.
Detailed information
Order
Brassicales
Family
Brassicaceae
Genus
Cardamine
Species
C. regeliana
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
pinnately compound
Leaf edge
Feather-formed incision
Flowering place
Plain/fleet rice field
Color
White
Season
Apr May Jun
Height
20  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
0.4  ~ 0.5