Capsella


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Noun1.Capsella - shepherd's purseCapsella - shepherd's purse      
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, family Brassicaceae, family Cruciferae, mustard family - a large family of plants with four-petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives
Capsella bursa-pastoris, shepherd's pouch, shepherd's purse - white-flowered annual European herb bearing triangular notched pods; nearly cosmopolitan as an introduced weed
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Capsella Bursa-pastori Shepherd's-purse (Brassicaceae) 27.
Weed species counted included burning nettle (Urtica urens), common purslane (Portulaca oleracea), hairy nightshade (Solanum physalifolium), shepherd's purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris), common groundsel (Senecio vulgaris), common mallow (Malva neglecta) and annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus).
(ISTE 109610) Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Coban cantasi Medik.
Chen 3 Sterculiaccae * Reevesia pubescens Masters 7 Brassicaceae Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medikus 1 Cardamine hirsuta L.
Hermann et al., "Genetics, evolution, and adaptive significance of the selfing syndrome in the genus capsella," Plant Cell, vol.
14 0.52 Rorippa indica 14 0.44 Mazus japonicus 5 0.25 Poaannua 5 0.13 Capsella bursa-pastoris (Linn.) Medic.
Capsella pursa-pastoris, Convolvolus arvensis, Dactylis glomerata, Elymus repens, Plantago major agg., Poa annua, Polygonum aviculare agg., Taraxacum officinale agg., and Urtica dioica.