Herb: Wavy Bittercress
Latin name: Cardamine flexuosa
Synonyms: Cardamine sylvatica
Edible parts of Wavy Bittercress: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.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Moist shady places by streams and occasionally on cultivated ground.
Propagation of Wavy Bittercress:Seed - sow spring or autumn in situ. This species needs very little encouragement and is quite capable of sowing itself, often too freely.
Cultivation of the herb:Moist shady places by streams and occasionally on cultivated ground.
Medicinal use of Wavy Bittercress:None known
Known hazards of Cardamine flexuosa:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.