Flora of Northern Ireland
Coronopus squamatus
© Graham Day
Coronopus squamatus
(Map updated: March 2008)

A low-growing annual species of hard-packed ground near the coast. Perhaps a native species. Differing from the lesser swine's cress C. didymus in having fruits which have a ridged or lumpy surface (smoother in C. didymus).

All names: Coronopus squamatus (Forsskaol) Asch.; Coronopus procumbens Gilib.; Coronopus ruellii All.; Coronopus coronopus (L.) Karst.; Senebiera coronopus (L.) Poir.