Scientific Name: Cardamine oligosperma Form: Round
Common Name:snapweed , little western bittercress Texture:Fine
Family Name:BrassicaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Weed (horticultural), Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Lobed, Alternate, Basal, Soft flexible, Odd-pinnate, Leaflets stalked, Oblanceolate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Raceme, White, Mar- Apr- May- Jun- Jul
Fruit: Silique, Brown, Apr- May- Jun- Jul
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Herb
Key ID Features:Leaves mostly basal, pinnately compound with rounded stalked leaflets; flowers small with 4 white petals; fruit a narrow exploding silique.