Hairy Bittercress
Taken at Stevenston on 2nd May 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Taken at Stevenston on 22nd March 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Stevenston on 22nd March 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Strathclyde Park on 15th April 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode Fact File
Hairy Bittercress
Hairy Bittercress.
Species :
Order:
Family:
Habit:
Cardamine hirsuta.
Brassicales.
Brassicaceae.
Annual or Biannual
Habitat:
Height:
Flowers:



Damp, recently disturbed soil, open ground, turf and wasteplaces.
Up to 30 cms.
Depending on the climate C. hirsuta may complete two generations in a year, one in the spring and one in the autumn; also depending on the climate, the seeds may germinate in the autumn and the plants may remain green throughout the winter before flowering in the spring