Calflora
Taxon  Report   7630    
Sisymbrium officinale  (L.) Scop.
Hedge mustard,  Hedgemustard
Sisymbrium officinale
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Sisymbrium officinale
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Sisymbrium officinale
© 2008 Keir Morse
Sisymbrium officinale, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Bloom Period
Sisymbrium officinale
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erysimum officinale
PLANTS: Sisymbrium officinale var. leiocarpum
More information about  Sisymbrium officinale
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SIOF)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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