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Field peppergrass

Lepidium campestre

Description:

Field pepperweed is normally much hairier than this.

Notes:

The leaves of peppergrass are edible, and the crushed, dried seed pods can be used as a substitute for pepper.

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2 Comments

drP
drP 7 years ago

Thanks, Hemma. I hope to get back to the Bay Area one of these days.

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

great spot Dr P.
A "hello" to you from Walnut creek!

drP
Spotted by
drP

Farmville, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Mar 16, 2013
Submitted on Mar 18, 2013

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