OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Brassicales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 088-11-004:
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Brown Mustard, Chinese Mustard


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image of Brassica juncea, Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Brown Mustard, Chinese Mustard

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_brju_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 088-11-004:
Brassica juncea   FAMILY Brassicaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3227

Forb
Winter annual

Non-native: Eurasia

Habitat: Fields, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate (basal leaves often absent or withered at flowering)

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bright yellow (mostly uniform in color)
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
4 sepals
4 petals
6 stamens tetradynamous (2 short, 4 long)

FRUIT:
Silique

 

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