Sinonimi: shepherd's pouch | Capsella bursa-pastoris
White-flowered annual European herb bearing triangular notched pods; nearly cosmopolitan as an introduced weed; SYN. shepherd's pouch, Capsella bursa-pastoris.
Annual plant Capsella bursa-pastoris of the Cruciferae family, distributed worldwide in temperate zones. It is a persistent weed with white flowers followed by heart-shaped, seed-containing pouches from which its name derives.