Common in early spring, bittercress pops up in damp meadows and fields.
Tiny little white flowers and seed pods are quite showy when viewed at macro.
Common Bittercress in Morwell National Park, Victoria, Australia, October 1990
Close-up of theShotweed flower in full bloom
Seed pods of the Cardamine hirsuta, showing the little curled flap that propels the seeds great distances when it is disturbed.
Shotweed in early March, west, KY, USA
Shotweed - shows flowers and seed capsules
Shotweed - shows leaves and some flowers
Growing along the road, blooming at daffodil time.
Bittercress that grows quite well around my property!