Agrobase Ireland
Shepherd's-purse
Capsella bursa-pastoris

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

Characteristic Features
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
Afalon Liquid
Efficiency: ★★★
Agroxone 50
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally Express
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Ally Ultra
Efficiency: ★★★
Anthem
Efficiency: ★★★
Axial One
Efficiency: ★★★
Barclay Seismic WG
Efficiency: ★★★
Basagran SG
Efficiency: ★★★
Benta 480 SL
Efficiency: ★★★
Blutron Plus
Efficiency: ★★★
Boudha
Efficiency: ★★★
Butisan S
Efficiency: ★★★
Calibre Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Cameo Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Cameo MaxSX
Efficiency: ★★★
Cleave
Efficiency: ★★★
Cleranda
Efficiency: ★★★
Clove X
Efficiency: ★★★
Clovermax
Efficiency: ★★★
Compitox Plus
Efficiency: ★★★
D50
Efficiency: ★★★
Diflanil 500 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
DIFLANIL 500SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Digital
Efficiency: ★★★
Duplosan KV
Efficiency: ★★★
Duplosan Super
Efficiency: ★★★
DyWeed 50
Efficiency: ★★★
Easel
Efficiency: ★★★
Elumis
Efficiency: ★★★
Embutone
Efficiency: ★★★
Ergon
Efficiency: ★★★
Ethosat 500
Efficiency: ★★★
Farmco Rebel XT
Efficiency: ★★★
Farmco Undersown
Efficiency: ★★★
Farmco Zeus
Efficiency: ★★★
Finy
Efficiency: ★★★
Firebird
Efficiency: ★★★
Foundation
Efficiency: ★★★
Gamit 36 CS
Efficiency: ★★★
Goltix 70 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Harmony M SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Harmony Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
High Load Mircam
Efficiency: ★★★
Inka Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Katamaran
Efficiency: ★★★
Katamaran Turbo
Efficiency: ★★★
Kyleo
Efficiency: ★★★
Legion
Efficiency: ★★★
Legumex DB
Efficiency: ★★★
Lexus Class
Efficiency: ★★★
Lexus Millenium
Efficiency: ★★★
M50
Efficiency: ★★★
Mastercrop Undersown
Efficiency: ★★★
Mircam Super
Efficiency: ★★★
Mitron WG
Efficiency: ★★★
Pelican Delta
Efficiency: ★★★
Proman
Efficiency: ★★★
Pyramin DF
Efficiency: ★★★
Quantum Max SX
Efficiency: ★★★
Rapport 500 SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Rapport 500SC
Efficiency: ★★★
Salsa
Efficiency: ★★★
Savvy
Efficiency: ★★★
Savvy Premium
Efficiency: ★★★
Sencorex Flow
Efficiency: ★★★
Shotput
Efficiency: ★★★
Sumimax
Efficiency: ★★★
Thor
Efficiency: ★★★
Totril
Efficiency: ★★★
Trilogy.
Efficiency: ★★★
Trilogy
Efficiency: ★★★
Tropotox
Efficiency: ★★★
Twinprop.
Efficiency: ★★★
Venzar Flowable
Efficiency: ★★★
Wing P
Efficiency: ★★★
Basagran
Efficiency: ★★
CIPC
Efficiency: ★★
Devrinol
Efficiency: ★★
Farmco Tuskar
Efficiency: ★★
Flight
Efficiency: ★★
Kerb Flo
Efficiency: ★★
Kerb Granules
Efficiency: ★★
Most Micro
Efficiency: ★★
Nirvana
Efficiency: ★★
PDM 330 EC
Efficiency: ★★
Stomp 400 SC
Efficiency: ★★
Stomp Aqua
Efficiency: ★★
Tomahawk
Efficiency: ★★
Farmco Floxxy
Efficiency: ★
Starane 2
Efficiency: ★
Starane Hi-Load HL
Efficiency: ★
Arbiter
Efficiency: not_available
Bacara
Efficiency: not_available
Barclay Hurler
Efficiency: not_available
Barclay Keeper 500
Efficiency: not_available
Boxer
Efficiency: not_available
Damine
Efficiency: not_available
DB Plus
Efficiency: not_available
Eagle
Efficiency: not_available
Farmco Dazzle
Efficiency: not_available
Flora 50
Efficiency: not_available
Hatchet Xtra
Efficiency: not_available
Hempacide 30
Efficiency: not_available
Hurricane SC
Efficiency: not_available
Lingo
Efficiency: not_available
MCPA
Efficiency: not_available
Metro 20
Efficiency: not_available
Sempra
Efficiency: not_available
Spitfire
Efficiency: not_available
Stride DFF
Efficiency: not_available
Undersown
Efficiency: not_available