Botanical name: Neurotropis platycarpa Family: Brassicaceae (Mustard family)
Synonyms: Thlaspi kotschyanum, Thlaspi brevicaule, Thlaspi cardiocarpum
Heart-Pod Penny-Cress is similar to Field Penny-Cress. The fruits are broadly winged throughout length, but are prominently inverted heart-shaped. The plant is shorter and has much smaller entire leaves barely longer than 3 cm. Flowers are smaller, barely 2.5-3 mm in diameter. Heart-Pod Penny-Cress is found in C and SW Asia to Afghanistan, Pakistan and NW Himalayas.
Identification credit: Gurcharan Singh
The flower labeled Heart-Pod Penny-Cress is ...