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Common Name: Wavy Bittercress
Cardamine flexuosa is a Annual/Perennial up to 0.45 metres tall.
It has edible uses.
Much of Europe, including Britain, east through Asia to China and Japan.
Moist shady places by streams and occasionally on cultivated ground[
Prefers a moist humus rich soil in shade or semi-shade[
] but it succeeds in most soils and positions[
A common garden weed, it is found especially in pot-grown plants[
Leaves - raw or cooked[
]. A hot cress-like flavour. Nice as a flavouring in salads, it is usually available all year round.
Root - raw or cooked[
Seed - sow spring or autumn in situ. This species needs very little encouragement and is quite capable of sowing itself, often too freely.