Data mode


Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Cardamine angustata O.E. Schulz. Eastern Slender Toothwort. Phen: Mar-May; Apr-Jun. Hab: Rich, mesic forests. Dist: NJ and IN south to n. GA, c. TN, and ne. MS.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Taxonomy Comments: Material sometimes considered merely disjunct in the Ouachita Mountains of AR, or named as a variety, var. ouachitana E.B. Smith, is apparently specifically distinct and not closely related (C.T. Witsell, pers. comm., 2017); it is here treated as Cardamine species 1.

Synonymy: = C, Pa, Va, Al-Shehbaz (1988a), Sweeney & Price (2001); = Cardamine angustata O.E.Schulz var. angustata – RAB; = Dentaria heterophylla Nutt. – F, G, S, S13, Tat, Tn, W; < Cardamine angustata O.E.Schulz – FNA7, K3, K4, Rollins (1993)

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)
  • Midwest: FAC (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)
  • Northcentral & Northeast: FACU (taxonomic split from wetland indicator species)

Heliophily: 4

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Edwin Bridges | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Edwin Bridges | Original Image ⭷


See something wrong or missing on about Cardamine angustata? Let us know here: (Please include your name and email if at all complicated so we can clarify if needed.)

« show previous | back to original search ↑ | show next »

Cite as...