Taxon  Report   7064 
Raphanus sativus  L.
cultivated radish, jointed charlock, wild radish
Raphanus sativus, a dicot, is an annual or biennial 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 limited (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Raphanus sativus
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Raphanus sativus
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Raphanus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Raphanus raphanistrum var. sativus
 Information about  Raphanus sativus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (RASA2)

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website references on Google

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 25, 2014).

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