Lepidium didymum L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Lepidium didymum (rights holder: 2015 Barry Breckling) © 2015 Barry Breckling

Lesser Swinecress

Annual or biennial herb with much-branched, prostrate or ascending, pubescent stems up to 50 cm long, strong-smelling when crushed. Lower leaves pinnately lobed with the lobes pinnatifid; cauline leaves sessile with the lobes entire, all leaves sparsely pubescent to subhairless. Flowers very small, whitish, in dense leaf-opposed racemes, elongating up to c. 6 cm. Petals 0 or c.0.5 mm, shorter tha... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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