Barbarea intermedia Boreau

Medium-flowered wintercress

source: Meneerke bloem (2013), Wikimedia Commons (GFDL license)
source: Meneerke bloem (2013), Wikimedia Commons (GFDL license)


GrinTax Barbarea intermedia Boreau
The Plant list Barbarea intermedia Boreau
English name Medium-flowered wintercress

Crop relationship
American cress taxon group 4

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity naturalized in 17th century
Trend since 1950 stable or increasing
Presence relatively rare
Status least concern
Legal protection unlisted

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence from year 2000 onwards
  • blue: previous localities where the species has not been observed anymore after 1999.
  • source:

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe W- and S-Europe
Asia -
Africa N-Africa
North-America -
South-America -
Australia -
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, July 2016
Distribution data GBIF, July 2016

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information