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Common Name: Crowfoot
Coronopus squamatus is a Annual/Biennial up to 0.30 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
Throughout Europe, including Britain, to the Mediterranean.
Sands, mainly maritime, gravels and fields[
]. Plants are found especially on trampled ground such as by gateways[
See the plants native habitat for ideas on its cultivation needs.
Leaves - raw or cooked[
]. Nauseously acrid and foetid, requiring much boiling to render them edible[
Root - cooked[
Seed - sow spring or autumn in situ.