Size: 6 to 16" tall
Branched stems, pendulous often, leaves to 5" long. Large showy flowers in winter, pink to purple, shaped in a cross form.
Published in Syst. Nat. (Candolle) vol. 2 page 284 in 1821.
Native to Israel.
Basionym is Cardamine lunaria L.
Synonyms (based on Syst. Nat. [Candolle] vol. 2 page 284):
Lunaria ricotia Gaertn.