Cardamine cordifolia A. Gray
heart-leaved bitter-cress (heartleaf bittercress)
Brassicaceae (Mustard family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants

Photograph

© Jim Riley     (Photo ID #442)


Map

E-Flora BC Static Map

Distribution of Cardamine cordifolia
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SUBTAXA PRESENT IN BC

Cardamine cordifolia var. lyallii

Ecology

Ecological Framework for Cardamine cordifolia

The table below shows the species-specific information calculated from
original data (BEC database) provided by the BC Ministry of Forests and Range.
(Updated August, 2013)

Site Information
Value / Class

Avg

Min

Max

Elevation (metres)
1305 1040 1641
Slope Gradient (%)
6 0 23

Aspect (degrees)
[0 - N; 90 - E; 180 - S; 270 - W]

85 62 110
Soil Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
5 5 6
Modal Nutrient Regime
Class
D
# of field plots
 species was recorded in:
4
Modal BEC Zone Class
IDF

All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in

ESSF(1), IDF(2), MS(1)