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Field pennycress

A species of Pennycresses
Botanical name : Thlaspi arvense Genus : Pennycresses

Field pennycress, A species of Pennycresses
Botanical name: Thlaspi arvense
Genus: Pennycresses
Field pennycress (Thlaspi arvense)

Description

Field pennycress has many distinct uses. Although it is not normally suitable for human consumption due to its bitter taste, the plant is used as fodder for livestock. In addition, the oil from field pennycress has been found to be a highly suitable renewable source for biodiesel and jet fuel.
Plant Type
Herb
Lifespan
Annual
Bloom Time
Spring
Plant Height
15 - 61 cm
Invasive
Yes
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Field pennycress (Thlaspi arvense) Field pennycress (Thlaspi arvense)
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