|COMMON NAME:||Shepherd’s purse|
|SCIENTIFIC NAME:||Capsella bursa-pastoris|
|FEATURES:||Rosette forming annual. Leaves lanceolate with deeply lobed leave. Bolting stem produces
numerous seed pods along the length of the stalk. White flowers at terminus of stem.
|DESCRIPTION:||Annual herb common in disturbed areas. Name derived from cordate seed pod. Member
of the mustard family of plants.