Species name:

Lepidium draba (Cardaria draba)

Taxonomy

Species

draba

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Eurasian, Indonesia,
America, Africa, Australia
and New Zealand.
In Italy prefers fallow
fields, ruins and roadsides
(0-1000 m).

Utility

Food, spice and medical
herb. Biodiversity.

Flowering time

V - VII

Pollen colour

Light yellow

Pollen

++

Nectar

+

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Circular
Lepidium draba
Lepidium draba
Lepidium draba
Equatorial view : Subcircular, Suboblate
Lepidium draba
Lepidium draba
Lepidium draba