Yellow Rocket - Barbarea vulgaris
Bitter Wintercress, Garden Yellowrocket, Yellow Rocketcress, Winter Rocket, Wound Rocket
Stems erect, 25–70 cm tall. Basal leaves 4–10 cm long, petiolate blades oblanceolate with 1 to 4 pairs of lateral lobes, the margins entire to sparsely toothed. Stem leaves becoming lobed upward. Petals 6–8 mm long. Fruits ascending, 1–4 × 1–1.5 mm, terete with a beak-like style 2–3 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Introduced to most of U.S.; native to Europe (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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- Lesica, P., M. T. Lavin, and P. F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.