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Little Bittercress


Biology and Management

Registered Herbicides

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Little Bittercress (link to large image)

Little Bittercress Flowers (link to large image)

Little Bittercress Little Bittercress Flowers

Little Bittercress, Cardamine oligosperma, is an annual or biennial. Erect stems are branched at plant base to form a basal rosette. Numerous leaflets increase in size along individual stems. Small, white flowers are produced on stem ends. Mature seeds are propelled from siliques when touched.




This section contains information on identification of the different life stages of Little Bittercress.  Select Biology and Management from the Contents Menu for more information on the biology and management, or select Registered Herbicides for the herbicides that are registered to control this weed in mint.