Among broadleaf annuals, hairy bittercress
(Cardamine hirsuta L.
If the gene for resistance had mutated into the weed hairy bittercress
it could also spread into all our cabbages, cauliflowers and brussels.
After five winters and Aprils In the unaccustomed light The groundlings have turned pale, Wondering what and where They are, having outlasted One more dazzling summer: Clubmoss and vine maple, Bittercress
, maidenhair, Rush, sweet-after-death.
Grab groundsel, chickweed, bittercress
and willow herb before they seed and dispose of them - but not on the compost heap.
, White Spring Cress; Floodplain woods; Common and locally abundant; C = 4; BSUH 17718.
Bunch of hairy bittercress
(use cress or watercress if you can't find any).
This is the time during which wildflower season begins with early violet cress, twinleaf, periwinkle, spring beauty, hepatica and small-flowered bittercress
Fast developers like the hairy bittercress
are even starting to set seed
Amongst the many gems I would like to have brought home was the lovely Cardaimine pratensis flore-pleno, or Ladies Smock, a relation of the hairy bittercress
Un cwestiwn arall: Mae yna chwyn yn tyfu ym mhob man yn fy ngardd, ac yn ol cylchgrawn a ddarllenais yn ddiweddar ei enw ydi hairy bittercress
grows in borders, tubs and even in the lawn.
BITTER BOTHER: This looks like it's going to be an ideal season for the weed bittercress
, which turns up overnight.
Further on, Mark suddenly crouches down and forages three different plants - hairy bittercress
, greater cuckoo flower and large cress.
Go looking for hepatica, twinleaf, bloodroot, spring beauties, bittercress
, violet cress and Virginia bluebells.
I always do a bit of weeding before I do my buying - watch out for the innocent-looking hairy bittercress
(Cardamine hirsuta) with their tiny rosettes or leaves and pretty little white flowerheads.