Nasturtium officinale


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Related to Nasturtium officinale: Pontederia cordata, Tropaeolum majus
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Noun1.Nasturtium officinale - perennial Eurasian cress growing chiefly in springs or running water having fleshy pungent leaves used in salads or as a potherb or garnishNasturtium officinale - 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
watercress - any of several water-loving cresses
genus Nasturtium, Nasturtium - aquatic herbs
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FEW EDIBLE PLANTS ARE AS gregarious as watercress, Nasturtium officinale.
Holmgren (1962) collected six submerged vascular species, Potamogeton alpinus, Potamogeton nodosus, Potamogeton pectinatus, Zannichellia palustris, Ranunculus gmelinii, and Nasturtium officinale, as well as the macro-algae Cladophora and Chara.