(Cardamine impatiens)

Annual/Biennial
Common Name Latin Name Plant Family
Cardamine impatiens
Cruciferae

None known

  • Medicinal Use

    The plants is antirheumatic, diuretic and stimulant[145, 240].

  • Edible Use

    Leaves and young shoots – raw or cooked[105, 177]. Used as a vegetable[272].

  • Cautionary Notes

    None known

Cultivation & Habitat

Seed – sow spring or autumn in situ.
Succeeds in most soils[1]. Prefers a moist humus rich soil in shade or semi-shade[200].
Europe, including Britain, from Sweden to C. Spain, eastwards through Asia to Japan.

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