Wild Flowers Of Strathclyde Park


Large Bittercress
Cardamine amara
of the Cabbage family
a perennial
30-60 cm high
blooms April - June
likes damp places
can be seen at the North head of the loch behind the boat race starting towe

Large Bittercress appears to require ground with moving water. Hence it is found in banks of streams and rivers. It will grow in shaded areas and in soils rich in iron.