2965.000 Rorippa Scop.

Description of the genus

Annual, biennial or perennial herbs, often ± aquatic. Leaves simple, entire to pinnate. Racemes bracteate or not. Petals white or yellow. Fruit a silicula or siliqua with seeds in 2 rows under each valve (in ours).

Worldwide: 80 species, ± cosmopolitan

Zimbabwe: 5 taxa.

Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum

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SpeciesLinks to mapsFZ divisionsContent
cryptantha (A. Rich.) Robyns & BoutiqueN
fluviatilis (E. Mey. ex Sond.) R.A. DyerW,S
micrantha (Roth) JonsellN,SDescription, Image
nasturtium-aquaticum (L.) HayekN,W,C,EDescription, Image
nudiuscula (E. Mey. ex Sond.) Thell. subsp. serrata (Burtt Davy) ExellW,C,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Rorippa:

Our websites:

Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Rorippa
Flora of Mozambique: Rorippa
Flora of Zambia: Rorippa

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Rorippa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Rorippa
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Rorippa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Rorippa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Rorippa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Rorippa.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=623, retrieved 1 September 2014

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