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pep·per·grass

 (pĕp′ər-grăs′)
n.
Any of various plants of the genus Lepidium of the mustard family, having small whitish flowers and pungent leaves, and including the garden cress. Also called peppercress, pepperwort.

peppergrass

(ˈpɛpəˌɡrɑːs)
n
1. (Plants) any of various temperate and tropical aquatic or marsh ferns of the genus Marsilea, having floating leaves consisting of four leaflets: family Marsileaceae
2. (Plants) any of several plants of the genus Lepidium, esp L. campestre, of dry regions of Eurasia, having small white flowers and pungent seeds: family Brassicaceae (crucifers). Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): pepperwort
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Often times you will find isolated peppergrass beds in this deeper water.
Aiton; Field Peppergrass or Pepperweed, Cow Cress; Oldfield along RR track and roadside on S.
Roasted mixed beets, pea shoots, baby heirloom and mixed vegetables, served with peppergrass rolled goat cheese, tossed with garlic-green onion vinaigrette
The bank area also protects habitat for Heckard's Peppergrass, Alkali Milk-Vetch, Brittlescale and Carquinez Goldenbush.
Try these wild edibles available in Spring time: Wild Amaranth or Pigweed, Lambs quarters, Ladys thumb, Daylily flowers, Peppergrass, Sheep sorrel, Wood sorrel, Juneberry fruits Galinsoga leaves, Sochan (Rudbeckia laciniata) leaves, Catbriar shoots, Kudzu Shoots, Elderberry flowers.
Slickspot Peppergrass (Lepidium papilliferum) On January 22, the Service withdrew its 2002 proposal to list this Idaho species, an herbaceous annual or biennial plant in the mustard family (Brassicaceae), as endangered.
MOUNTAIN CRESS (also known as peppergrass or garden cress).