Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Rorippa sylvestris (Linnaeus) Besser. Creeping Yellow Cress. Phen: May-Aug. Hab: Lawns, disturbed moist to wet soils. Dist: Native of Eurasia.

Origin/Endemic status: Eurasia

Syn: = Ar, C, F, FNA7, G, GrPl, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tn, Va, W, WV, Al-Shehbaz (1988a), Rollins (1993), Stuckey (1972); = Radicula sylvestris – S

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image of plant© Erik Danielson source
image of plant© Erik Danielson source