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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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Hurricane Irma (September 2017) spared the lake the kind of whiplash attributable to hurricanes Jeanne and Frances in 2004, leaving intact the bulrush, eelgrass, peppergrass and other vital plants that support the food web.
The Service determined slickspot peppergrass (Lepidium papilliferum) remains warranted for listing as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Who knew that over the course of six weeks my three-year-old son and I would begin chomping on dandelions and asiatic dayflowers and drying peppergrass to sprinkle on our salad?
Poaceae), prickly Russian thistle, pitseed goosefoot, Chenopodium berlandieri (Chenopodiaceae), buffalo gourd, Cucurbita foetidissima (Cucurbitaceae), Drummond's clematis, Clematis drummondii (Ranunculaceae), peppergrass, Lepidium sp.
Aiton; Field Peppergrass or Pepperweed, Cow Cress; Oldfield along RR track and roadside on S.
Determinations were made of whether habitat area for slickspot peppergrass changed when using a minimum-till drill or ground-applied glyphosate herbicide.
Roasted mixed beets, pea shoots, baby heirloom and mixed vegetables, served with peppergrass rolled goat cheese, tossed with garlic-green onion vinaigrette
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.
Toole and Cathey (1961) studied the response of light-requiring seeds lettuce and Virginia peppergrass (Lepidium virginicum L.
even the trestled bridge at the town's outskirts where the afternoon spends its odors of creosote and peppergrass or the tilted barns that store only their hoard of cracked axles, hayrakes and winched engines crusting amid the slatted sunlight.