Species

Cardamine cubita

Etymology

Cardamine: From the Greek name kárdamon, referring to an Indian spice
cubita: The epithet 'cubita', the Latin for 'elbow' refers to the bent distally bent stamen filaments of this species

Authority

Cardamine cubita Molloy, Heenan et Smissen

Family

Brassicaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Native

Distribution

Endemic. New Zealand: South Island (North Canterbury)

Propagation Technique

Unknown. Probably easy but plants are very small, probably short-lived, and likely to be outcompeted

Endemic Taxon

Yes

Endemic Genus

No

Endemic Family

No

This page last updated on 26 Oct 2013