Lepidium densiflorum Schrad. 1, plant with flower pods; 2,
seeds. Annual or winter annual, reproducing by seed.
Root a short, straight taproot. Stems erect, 4 to 15 inches
(10 to 38 cm) high, without branches on lower part but with several spreading
flowering branches on upper part. Leaves oblong, 1 to 2 inches (2.5
to 5 cm) long, with short sharp teeth or sometimes deeply cut. Flowers
greenish. Seed pod round to oblong, somewhat flattened. Seeds
small, reddish, oblong, twice as long as wide. Found in fields,