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Shepherd's Purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris)
Shepherd's purse has the distinctive seed pods, as well as a large, lobed leaf. The leaf on peppergrass is small and shallowly toothed.
- Roadside Pennycress
Look for the heart-shaped seed pods on shepherd's purse. Also, pennycress has a small, slightly toothed leaf, while shepherd's purse has a larger lobed leaf.