Thlaspi arvense


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Thlaspi arvense

North American annual weed of cultivation in the plant family Brassicaceae. It contains allyl isothiocyanate and causes hemolysis and gastric distress. Called also mithridate mustard, field penny-cress, fanweed, stinkweed.
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vulgare, Conium maculaturn, Geranium dissectum, Glechoma hederacea, Lamium purpureum, Leonurus cardiaca, Lepidium campestre, Nepeta cataria, Saponaria officinalis, Taraxacum officinale, Thlaspi arvense, Verbascum thapsus, and Veronica arvensis.
For example, macroremains of Brassica campestris, Thlaspi arvense and Capsella bursa-pastoris correspond in pollen record to the family Brassicaceae.
Thlaspi arvense and several other genera of the family Brassicaceae.