Early Winter Cress (Barbarea verna)
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Family: Brassicaceae (Mustard)
Height: 1 to 2 ft.
Blooms: April to August
Leaf Type: lobed
Bloom Size: 0.375 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Regular blooms, 4 parts
Location: Montour Trail
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- Winter Cress
Early winter cress has a longer leaf with more of the deeply notched lobes.
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.