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Cardamine amaraeformis is a Annual
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
E. Asia - Korea.
We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it could succeed outdoors in many parts of this country. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.
Prefers a moist humus rich soil in shade or semi-shade[
- The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992.
- Huxley. A.
- MacMillan Press
- Excellent and very comprehensive, though it contains a number of silly mistakes. Readable yet also very detailed.
] but succeeds in most soils that are not dry[
- RHS Dictionary of Plants plus Supplement. 1956
- F. Chittendon.
- Oxford University Press
- Comprehensive listing of species and how to grow them. Somewhat outdated, it has been replaced in 1992 by a new dictionary (see ).
Young plant - cooked[
- Plants for Human Consumption.
- Kunkel. G.
- Koeltz Scientific Books
- An excellent book for the dedicated. A comprehensive listing of Latin names with a brief list of edible parts.
Seed - sow outdoors in situ in a shady position in mid spring.
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