Latin name: Coronopus squamatus
Synonyms: Cochlearia coronopus, Coronopus procumbens, Coronopus ruellii, Senebiera coronopus
Edible parts of Crowfoot:Leaves - raw or cooked. Nauseously acrid and foetid, requiring much boiling to render them edible. Root - cooked.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Sands, mainly maritime, gravels and fields. Plants are found especially on trampled ground such as by gateways.
Propagation of Crowfoot:Seed - sow spring or autumn in situ.
Cultivation of the herb:Sands, mainly maritime, gravels and fields. Plants are found especially on trampled ground such as by gateways.
Medicinal use of Crowfoot:None known
Known hazards of Coronopus squamatus:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.