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Shepherd's purse
Capsella bursa-pastoris

Annual or hardy-annual (facultative biennial), seed-propagated weed with many forms and spindle-shaped root.

Young plant rosulate with white flowers. Heart-shaped flat and triangular fruit (shepard's purse).

Cotyledons: Oblong-oval, very small, short-petiolate, prostrate.

Stems: Erect, simple or projectingly ramified, up to 50 cm (19.68 inch) high.

Leaves: Initially orbicular or spoon-shaped, first leaf usually entire; following leaves oblong, dentate or sinuately lobed to deeply incised, all petiolate.
Stalk leaves lanceolate, often undivided, sagittate sessile.

Effective on
2,4-D Amine 500
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4-D Amine 600
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4-D BEE-4
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4-D Ester 700
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4- D Ester 700
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4-D LV-600
Efficiency: ★★★
2,4-D LV-700
Efficiency: ★★★
Ac 299,263 120 As
Efficiency: ★★★
Accurate
Efficiency: ★★★
Accurate WSB
Efficiency: ★★★
Adrenalin SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Agri Star 2,4-D Ester 700
Efficiency: ★★★
Agri Star MCPA DMA 500
Efficiency: ★★★
Albaugh 2,4-D Amine 600
Efficiency: ★★★
Albaugh 2,4-D Amine 600 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Albaugh MCPA Ester 600 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Alion
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally 20 SG
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally Herbicide Dry Flowable 60
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally Herbicide Toss-N-Go
Efficiency: ★★★
Ares
Efficiency: ★★★
ARY 0548-019
Efficiency: ★★★
Attain XC B
Efficiency: ★★★
Basagran Forte
Efficiency: ★★★
Basagran Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Baseline A
Efficiency: ★★★
BASF Pyramin DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Benchmark A
Efficiency: ★★★
Blackhawk
Efficiency: ★★★
Boost M
Efficiency: ★★★
Broadband
Efficiency: ★★★
Buctril M
Efficiency: ★★★
Callisto GT
Efficiency: ★★★
Carnival 540
Efficiency: ★★★
Cheminova Glyphosate
Efficiency: ★★★
Cheminova Glyphosate II
Efficiency: ★★★
Clearout 41 Plus
Efficiency: ★★★
Clearview
Efficiency: ★★★
Credit 360
Efficiency: ★★★
Credit 45
Efficiency: ★★★
Credit Plus
Efficiency: ★★★
Credit Xtreme
Efficiency: ★★★
CS-100-2525
Efficiency: ★★★
CS-100-3317
Efficiency: ★★★
Curtail M
Efficiency: ★★★
Cycle
Efficiency: ★★★
DB-8454
Efficiency: ★★★
Deploy 75 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Deploy WDG
Efficiency: ★★★
Depose
Efficiency: ★★★
DPX-R9674 50 SG
Efficiency: ★★★
Dupont Predicade Grass
Efficiency: ★★★
Durango
Efficiency: ★★★
Dyvel
Efficiency: ★★★
Eclipse II A
Efficiency: ★★★
Eclipse II B
Efficiency: ★★★
Eclipse III A
Efficiency: ★★★
Eclipse III B
Efficiency: ★★★
Embutox
Efficiency: ★★★
Enforcer D
Efficiency: ★★★
Enlist Duo
Efficiency: ★★★
Estaprop XT
Efficiency: ★★★
Etho SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Everest 2.0
Efficiency: ★★★
Everest 70 WDG
Efficiency: ★★★
Everest Solupak 70 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Flaxmax
Efficiency: ★★★
Flexstar GT
Efficiency: ★★★
Florasulam II
Efficiency: ★★★
Florasulam l
Efficiency: ★★★
Florasulam WDG
Efficiency: ★★★
Formula 40 C
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline 2,4-D XC A
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline 2,4-D XC B
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline A
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline B
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline I
Efficiency: ★★★
Frontline XL
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-1352
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-184
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-2018
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-2654 TC
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-2654 TSOY
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-2726 TSOY
Efficiency: ★★★
GF-772
Efficiency: ★★★
GF2050
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyfos Bio
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyfos Bio 450
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyfos Soluble Concentrate
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyfos Soluble Concentrate II
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyphos AU Soluble Concentrate
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyphosate 480
Efficiency: ★★★
Glyphosate-Trimesium 480
Efficiency: ★★★
GP
Efficiency: ★★★
Halex GT
Efficiency: ★★★
Harmony Broadleaf
Efficiency: ★★★
Imazethapyr 240 SL
Efficiency: ★★★
Indaziflam 200 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Indaziflam 500 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Inferno DUO
Efficiency: ★★★
Infinity
Efficiency: ★★★
Lexone DF Toss-N-Go
Efficiency: ★★★
Liberty 150 SN
Efficiency: ★★★
Liberty 150 SN Herbicide and Crop Desiccant MP
Efficiency: ★★★
Liberty 200 SN
Efficiency: ★★★
Luxxur B
Efficiency: ★★★
Maverick II
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA 2 EH Ester 600
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Amine
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Amine 600
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA DMA 500
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Ester 500
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Ester 500 LV
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Ester 600
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA-K
Efficiency: ★★★
MCPA Sodium 300
Efficiency: ★★★
Metsulfuron Methyl EUP
Efficiency: ★★★
Metsulfuron Methyl EUP Toss-N-Go
Efficiency: ★★★
Mextrol 450
Efficiency: ★★★
MKH 6561 70WG
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 76429 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 76431 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 76669 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 78027
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 79791 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
MON 79828 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Navius
Efficiency: ★★★
Navius VM
Efficiency: ★★★
Nimble
Efficiency: ★★★
Nimble WSB
Efficiency: ★★★
Nortron
Efficiency: ★★★
Nortron EC
Efficiency: ★★★
Nu-Image
Efficiency: ★★★
Nufarm Boost
Efficiency: ★★★
NuGlo
Efficiency: ★★★
OcTTain XL
Efficiency: ★★★
Odyssey NXT
Efficiency: ★★★
Paradigm
Efficiency: ★★★
Pixxaro A
Efficiency: ★★★
Plus M Ester 600
Efficiency: ★★★
Powermax Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
PP-31155
Efficiency: ★★★
PP-3317
Efficiency: ★★★
PP-Q52-105
Efficiency: ★★★
Predicade Grass
Efficiency: ★★★
Prep II
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass 250 WG
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass A
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass B
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass FLEX
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass XC A
Efficiency: ★★★
PrePass XC B
Efficiency: ★★★
PSABRY
Efficiency: ★★★
Pyramin FL
Efficiency: ★★★
Pyroxsulam
Efficiency: ★★★
R/T 540 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
ReadySet SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Refine Extra 75 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Refine Extra 75 Toss-N-Go
Efficiency: ★★★
Refine SG
Efficiency: ★★★
Refine SG Toss-N-Go
Efficiency: ★★★
Renegade HC Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Restore II
Efficiency: ★★★
Retain A
Efficiency: ★★★
Retain B
Efficiency: ★★★
Rexade B
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Transorb HC Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Transorb Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Transorb Max Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Ultra 2 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Ultra Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup WeatherMAX With Transorb 2 Technology Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Roundup Xtend with VaporGrip Technology
Efficiency: ★★★
RRR
Efficiency: ★★★
RRRPSABRY
Efficiency: ★★★
Salute B
Efficiency: ★★★
Scuttle
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencor 480 F
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencor 480 Soybean Flowable
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencor 500 Flowable
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencor 75 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencor Solupak
Efficiency: ★★★
Sierra 2.0
Efficiency: ★★★
Sightline A
Efficiency: ★★★
Simplicity GoDRI
Efficiency: ★★★
Solo ADV
Efficiency: ★★★
Solo WDG
Efficiency: ★★★
Solo WDG Herbicide For Clearfield Crops
Efficiency: ★★★
Spectrum A
Efficiency: ★★★
Spectrum B
Efficiency: ★★★
Spitfire 50 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
StartUp
Efficiency: ★★★
Stellar B
Efficiency: ★★★
Stellar XL
Efficiency: ★★★
Tandem GoDRI A
Efficiency: ★★★
Target
Efficiency: ★★★
Thumper
Efficiency: ★★★
Touchdown 480 Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Touchdown IQ
Efficiency: ★★★
Touchdown Total
Efficiency: ★★★
Traxion
Efficiency: ★★★
Traxos Two Broadleaf Component
Efficiency: ★★★
Tricor 75 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Tricor 75 WSB
Efficiency: ★★★
Tricor Mx
Efficiency: ★★★
Triton C
Efficiency: ★★★
Triton C 75 DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Trophy 600 A
Efficiency: ★★★
Trophy 600 B
Efficiency: ★★★
Trophy A
Efficiency: ★★★
Trophy B
Efficiency: ★★★
Tropotox Plus 400
Efficiency: ★★★
Truvist
Efficiency: ★★★
Tundra
Efficiency: ★★★
Varro
Efficiency: ★★★
Velocity 2
Efficiency: ★★★
Velocity m3 All-In-One
Efficiency: ★★★
Viper ADV
Efficiency: ★★★
VisionMAX
Efficiency: ★★★
XtendiMax with VaporGrip Technology
Efficiency: ★★★
Dyvel DSP
Efficiency: ★★
Enforcer M
Efficiency: ★★
Guardsman Glyphosate
Efficiency: ★★
Odyssey WDG
Efficiency: ★★
Guardsman Gladiator
Efficiency: ★
MultiStar
Efficiency: ★
Target DS
Efficiency: ★
Approve
Efficiency: not_available
Attain A
Efficiency: not_available
Attain B
Efficiency: not_available
Attain XC A
Efficiency: not_available
Badge II
Efficiency: not_available
Banvel 483
Efficiency: not_available
Banvel
Efficiency: not_available
Banvel Dry Eg
Efficiency: not_available
BRY/MAE 2 (A Component of RRR/BRY/MAE Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Clopyralid
Efficiency: not_available
Compas 480 EC
Efficiency: not_available
Conquest A Herbicide Tank Mix
Efficiency: not_available
Conquest B
Efficiency: not_available
Credit
Efficiency: not_available
Crush'R 480
Efficiency: not_available
Crush'R 540
Efficiency: not_available
Crush'R Plus
Efficiency: not_available
Curtail F
Efficiency: not_available
DB-858
Efficiency: not_available
Dual Magnum Soybean
Efficiency: not_available
Dycleer Agricultural
Efficiency: not_available
Engenia
Efficiency: not_available
Eptam 8-E
Efficiency: not_available
Eragon
Efficiency: not_available
Eragon LQ
Efficiency: not_available
Express DF 75
Efficiency: not_available
Express SG EUP
Efficiency: not_available
Express Toss-N-Go Dry Flowable 75
Efficiency: not_available
Fexapan Plus Vaporgrip Technology
Efficiency: not_available
Flaxmax Herbicide Component of Tank Mix
Efficiency: not_available
Fluroxypyr 180
Efficiency: not_available
Fluroxypyr EC
Efficiency: not_available
Fluroxypyr WDG
Efficiency: not_available
FX
Efficiency: not_available
GF-2685
Efficiency: not_available
Glean
Efficiency: not_available
GlyKamba
Efficiency: not_available
Glyphogan Plus
Efficiency: not_available
Impede
Efficiency: not_available
Inferno WDG
Efficiency: not_available
Integrity
Efficiency: not_available
Korrex A
Efficiency: not_available
Lexone DF
Efficiency: not_available
M1691
Efficiency: not_available
Mana Florasulam NC
Efficiency: not_available
Maverick III
Efficiency: not_available
Nuance
Efficiency: not_available
Nuance WSB
Efficiency: not_available
Nufarm Fluroxypyr
Efficiency: not_available
Nufarm Glyphosate 360
Efficiency: not_available
Nufarm Spike 75
Efficiency: not_available
Nufarm Trophy 600 A
Efficiency: not_available
Nufarm Trophy 600 B
Efficiency: not_available
Odyssey Ultra A
Efficiency: not_available
Odyssey Ultra B
Efficiency: not_available
Odyssey Ultra NXT A
Efficiency: not_available
Odyssey Ultra NXT B
Efficiency: not_available
Optill
Efficiency: not_available
Outshine
Efficiency: not_available
Perimeter
Efficiency: not_available
Perimeter II
Efficiency: not_available
Polaris
Efficiency: not_available
PP-2525
Efficiency: not_available
PrePass 480
Efficiency: not_available
Prestige A
Efficiency: not_available
Prestige B
Efficiency: not_available
Prestige XC A
Efficiency: not_available
Prestige XC B
Efficiency: not_available
Prestige XL
Efficiency: not_available
Priority
Efficiency: not_available
Pulsar
Efficiency: not_available
Pursuit 240
Efficiency: not_available
Pyro
Efficiency: not_available
Reclaim II A
Efficiency: not_available
Reclaim II B
Efficiency: not_available
RRR 1 (A Component of RRR/BRY/MAE Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Sencor DF Soybean
Efficiency: not_available
Sencor for Soybeans
Efficiency: not_available
Sentrallas
Efficiency: not_available
Signal F
Efficiency: not_available
Simplicity
Efficiency: not_available
Sportcoat
Efficiency: not_available
Squadron
Efficiency: not_available
Thrasher
Efficiency: not_available
Thrasher II
Efficiency: not_available
Thumper Total 1 (A Component of Thumper Total Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Thumper Total 2 (A Component of Thumper Total Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Tribenuron Methyl EUP DF 75
Efficiency: not_available
Triton Broadleaf
Efficiency: not_available
Vantage
Efficiency: not_available
Vantage MAX
Efficiency: not_available
Vantage Plus
Efficiency: not_available
Vantage Plus MAX
Efficiency: not_available
Velocity A (A Component of Velocity M3 Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Velocity B (A Component of Velocity M3 Herbicide Tank Mix)
Efficiency: not_available
Viper A
Efficiency: not_available
Viper B
Efficiency: not_available
VP480
Efficiency: not_available
XRM-5171
Efficiency: not_available