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serpentine bittercress
Cardamine pachystigma
Cardamine pachystigma
serpentine bittercress Mustard Family
Cardamine pachystigma Brassicaceae
common name
  serpentine bittercress
accepted scientific name
  Cardamine pachystigma (S. Watson) Rollins
rules for finding collection records
  Cardamine pachystigma (192)
  Dentaria californica pachystigma (2)
  Dentaria pachystigma (13)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru end of July

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Cal Photos (24)
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