E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Flora of British Columbia

Cardamine umbellata Greene
umbel bitter-cress
Brassicaceae (Mustard family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants

© Jamie Fenneman  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #60810)

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Distribution of Cardamine umbellata
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Ecological Framework for Cardamine umbellata

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




Elevation (metres) 390 1332 1980
Slope Gradient (%) 0 22 70
Aspect (degrees)
[0 - N; 90 - E; 180 - S; 270 - W]
22 68 325
Soil Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
2 5 7
Modal Nutrient Regime
Number of field plots
 species was recorded in:
Modal BEC Zone Class
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in: BAFA(1), CWH(1), ESSF(7), IMA(2), MH(1), SBS(1), SWB(1)

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Cardamine oligosperma var. kamtschatica (Regel) Detling

Taxonomic and Nomenclatural Links

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General References