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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Brassicaceae


Rorippa - [maps | photos]

  • Rorippa aquatica (Eaton) Palmer & Steyerm. (TN Special Concern)
    NWI TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: lake cress
             • Neobeckia aquatica (Eat.) Greene
             • Armoracia lacustris (A. Gray) Al-Shehbaz & V.M. Bates
             • Armoracia aquatica (Eat.) Wieg.
  • Rorippa sessiliflora (Nutt.) Hitchc.
    NWI TN: Facultative Wetland +
    Common Name: stalkless yellow cress
  • Rorippa sylvestris * (L.) Besser
    NWI TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: creeping yellow cress

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke.

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