Taxonomy

Barbarea vulgaris | Winter-cress | Treabhach

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Not protected

Native status

Native

Species Biology

Habitat

Roadsides, wasteplaces and field margins

Life cycle

Perennial

Ex-situ conservation

Living collection in the National Botanic Garden.

Use

Food crop

Vegetative nature

Herbaceous

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2020

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Further information

Used to be called land-cress to distinguish it from wintercress, which a subspecies of watercress. It can be boiled in a broth or incorporated into a salad

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