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Microthlaspi perfoliatum
perfoliate pennycress

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in southeastern Washington; southeastern Washington and western Idaho, also in the central and eastern U.S.

Habitat: Roadsides, pastures, and other open, disturbed ground.

Flowers: March-May

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Microthlaspi perfoliatum (L.) F.K. Mey.
Publication: Feddes Repert. 84: 453. 1973.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Thlaspi perfoliatum L. [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Microthlaspi perfoliatum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Microthlaspi perfoliatum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Microthlaspi perfoliatum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Microthlaspi perfoliatum photos.

USDA Plants: Microthlaspi perfoliatum information.

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