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Descurainia pinnata

Western tansymustard (Descurainia pinnata) is a native landscape weed. This weed can be found throughout the entire continental United States. Tansy mustard leaves and seeds are edible and are commonly used in Central American cooking.

  • Scientific Name: Descurainia pinnata
  • Common Name: Western tansy mustard; Tansy mustard
  • Seasonality: Cool
  • Soil Type: Wet to dry
  • Toxicity: Toxic to livestock
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