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Shepherd's Purse weed

Capsella bursa-pastoris


Love the heart shaped seed pods of the Shepherd's Purse weed that is growing everywhere at the moment. And it has such a sweet name! Tried to catch a glimpse of the seeds in the last shot in this series.


Vegetable crop fields, orchards, vineyards, nurseries, gardens and roadside.


Apparently the leaves, seeds or rather the whole plant is edible and is a medicinal plant or herb!(br) Info:

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Haryana, India

Spotted on Mar 6, 2014
Submitted on Mar 6, 2014

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