Definition of Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
1. Noun. Perennial Eurasian cress growing chiefly in springs or running water having fleshy pungent leaves used in salads or as a potherb or garnish; introduced in North America and elsewhere.
Generic synonyms: Watercress
Group relationships: Genus Nasturtium, Nasturtium
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Literary usage of Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
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1. Income Opportunities in Special Forest Products: Self-Help Suggestions for by Margaret G. Thomas (1994)
"... roots for tea) (Sassafras albidum), sheep sorrel (Rumex acetosella), sow thistle (Sonchus arvensis), watercress (Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum), ..."
2. El bosque de coníferas de la Sierra de San Pedro Mártir, Baja California by José Delgadillo (2004)
"Bessey ex Britton var. orientalis Stuckey Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum (L.) Hayek Rorippa tenerrima E. Greene ..."