Wild Mustard

wild Mustard

Sinapis arvensis

Synonyms:
Charlock
Sinapis_arvensis (Wikipedia)

Sinapis arvensis
Brassicaceae - Sinapis arvensis (3).JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Brassicales
Family:Brassicaceae
Genus:Sinapis
Species:
S. arvensis
Binomial name
Sinapis arvensis
Synonyms
  • Brassica arvensis var. orientalis (L.) Farw.
  • Brassica arvensis var. schkuhriana (Rchb.) Thell.
  • Brassica barbareifolia Ball
  • Brassica kaber (DC.) Wheeler
  • Brassica kaber var. orientalis (L.) Scoggan
  • Brassica kaber var. pinnatifida (Stokes) L.C.Wheeler
  • Brassica kaber var. schkuhriana (Rchb.) L.C.Wheeler
  • Brassica kaber var. stricta (Celak.) Shinners
  • Brassica sinapis Vis.
  • Brassica sinapistrum Boiss.
  • Brassica xinjiangensis Y.C.Lan & T.Y.Cheo
  • Crucifera sinapistra E.H.L.Krause
  • Napus agriasinapis K.F.Schimp. & Spenn.
  • Raphanus arvensis (L.) Crantz
  • Raphanus orientalis (L.) Crantz
  • Rhamphospermum arvense (L.) Andrz. ex Besser
  • Rhamphospermum orientale (L.) Andrz.
  • Sinapis arvensis var. orientalis (L.) W.D.J.Koch & Ziz
  • Sinapis arvensis var. schkuhriana (Rchb.) Hagenb.
  • Sinapis kaber DC.
  • Sinapis orientalis L.
  • Sinapis polymorpha Geners. ex Schult.
  • Sinapis retrohispida Boreau
  • Sinapis schkuhriana Rchb.
  • Sinapis taurica Fisch.
  • Sinapis villosa Mérat
  • Sinapistrum arvense (L.) Spach

Sinapis arvensis, the charlock mustard, field mustard, wild mustard or charlock, is an annual or winter annual plant of the genus Sinapis in the family Brassicaceae. It is found in the fields of North Africa, Asia and Europe. Pieris rapae, the small white butterfly, and Pieris napi, the green veined white butterfly are significant consumers of charlock during their larval stages.

Wild Mustard (Wiktionary)

English

Noun

wild mustard (uncountable)

  1. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see wild,‎ mustard.
  2. charlock (Sinapis arvensis).

References

  • wild mustard at OneLook Dictionary Search
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