University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Nasturtium officinale

Nasturtium officinale W.T.Aiton  [Unverified Identification]

Family Brassicaceae
Local Name Water cress; tunsoy
Habit Herb
Habitat Shallow freshwater
Special Notes Also cultivated in the Balili RIver
Ethnobotanical Uses FOOD: used for consumption;
Collected from Greenwater Village, Baguio City, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) S. Arizabal, A. Bello, Joanna Claravall, N. Follosco, R. Placido