Taxon  Report   1144 
Brassica nigra  (L.) Koch
black mustard
Brassica nigra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Brassica nigra
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Brassica nigra
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Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Brassica
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Sinapis nigra
 Information about  Brassica nigra  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (BRNI)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2014).

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