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Cardamine heptaphylla

Bittercress

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Description

Cardamine heptaphylla (Bittercress). Leaves are pinnate.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Herbaceous

Interest and use

Suitable for informal and woodland gardens.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They are fully hardy and will require sun or semi-shade in moist soil.

Propagation

You can propagate by seeds or division in the autumn.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Aphids may damage leaves.

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