Rorippa

noun
Ro·​rip·​pa | \ rȯˈripə \

Definition of Rorippa

: a large genus of chiefly weedy aquatic or marsh herbs (family Cruciferae) that have pinnate or pinnatifid leaves, yellow flowers, and terete pods with seeds in two rows in each cell and that include some forms used for salad greens or pot herbs — see marsh cress

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“Rorippa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rorippa. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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