Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Shepherd's purse
​Capsella bursa-pastoris

​Family: Mustard
Annual
Introduced 

Blooms: April to November
Habitat: Waste areas

Height: up to 60 cm

Flowers: very tiny in 10-40 cm racemes (stalked clusters)

​Leaves: A basal rosette and alternate on stem.

Fruits: triangular 5-8 mm capsule resembling a shepherd's purse.