Search Field Guide
Advanced Search
Montana Field Guide

Montana Field Guides

Brewer's Bittercress - Cardamine breweri


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 7

External Links






 
General Description
Rhizomatous and fibrous-rooted perennial. Stems erect to ascending, 6–40 cm, usually simple. Basal leaves often undivided, early deciduous. Stem leaves usually pinnate with a large, ovate terminal segment 1–5 cm long and sinuate to dentate margins, reduced upward. Petals 3–6 mm long. Fruits 15–30 mm long, the beak up to 1 mm long; pedicels 8–12 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)..

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to MT, south to CA, WY (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 1

(Click on the following maps and charts to see full sized version) Map Help and Descriptions
Relative Density

Recency

 

(Observations spanning multiple months or years are excluded from time charts)



Habitat
Wet soil of fens, along streams, lakes, often in water; montane, lower subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

References
Login Logout
Citation for data on this website:
Brewer's Bittercress — Cardamine breweri.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from