Main page Habit Foliage Flowers

Nipplewort (Lapsana communis) initially forms small rosettes.

Rosettes are typically 6 to 8 inches in diameter.

Plants bolt in early summer and grow in a columnar habit.

Plants grow to 2 or 3 feet tall, and often in large groups as seen below.

Flowers grow in terminal clusters. Foliage is more sparse closer to the terminal end of flowering branches.


Return to the Weed Species Page

Return to the Weed Management Homepage

Email comments to James Altland