Cutleaf Toothwort

Cardamine concatenata


Other Names:
Purple-flowered Toothwort, Crow's Toes, Pepper Root

Cutleaf Toothwort is a native plant found through much of Virginia. It is in the brassica family, which contains vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, and kale. The genus Cardamine does not contain the spice "cardamom", which is popular in Indian cuisine — cardamom is in the ginger family.

Identification Tools

Illinois Wildflowers Friends of the Wildflower Garden Go Botany


North America Virginia

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