Taxon  Report   1146 
Brassica tournefortii  Gouan
Saharan mustard

Brassica tournefortii
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Brassica tournefortii
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Brassica tournefortii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Brassica tournefortii, 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 high   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Brassica tournefortii
© 2005 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Genus: Brassica
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brassica tournefortii var. sisymbrioides
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Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

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

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 13, 2015).

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