The Temperate Database is in the process of being updated, with new records being added and old ones being checked and brought up to date where necessary. This record has not yet been checked and updated.
Draba nemorosa is an annual to biennial plant that can grow up to 30cm tall.
The plant is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine and a food. The leaves are sometimes sold in local food markets in Korea[
Europe to E. Asia.
Sunny places all over Japan[
]. Found in most of Europe except the far north-west[
We have no details for this species, though judging by its native range it should be hardy in most parts of Britain. It is likely to prefer a sunny position in a well-drained soil[
Young plant - cooked[
]. A nutritional analysis is available[
The seed is antiasthmatic, demulcent, deobstruent, diuretic, expectorant, laxative[
Seed - sow spring in situ.