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pep·per grass

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  1. common garden cress, garden pepper cress, pepper grass, pepperwort, Lepidium sativumnoun

    annual herb used as salad green and garnish


  1. pepper grass

    Lepidium is a genus of plants in the mustard/cabbage family, Brassicaceae. The genus is widely distributed in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe, and Australia. It includes familiar species such as garden cress, maca, and dittander. General common names include peppercress, peppergrass, pepperweed, and pepperwort. Some species form tumbleweeds. The genus name Lepidium is a Greek word meaning 'small scale', which is thought to be derived from a folk medicine usage of the plant to treat leprosy, which cause small scales on the skin. Another meaning is related to the small scale-like fruit.


  1. pepper grass

    Pepper grass, scientifically known as Lepidium virginicum, is a species of flowering plant in the mustard family, native to North America. It is characterized by its small, white flowers and flat, round, disk-shaped fruit. It's often referred to as 'pepper grass' due to the pungent, peppery flavor of its leaves and seeds. The plant is considered a weed in many areas but is also used in salads for its spicy flavor.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pepper grass in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pepper grass in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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