Taxon  Report   4196 
Hirschfeldia incana  (L.) Lagr.-Fossat
Mediterranean hoary mustard,  Short podded mustard, Summer mustard, Wild mustard
Hirschfeldia incana
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
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Hirschfeldia incana
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Hirschfeldia incana
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Hirschfeldia incana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Hirschfeldia incana
© 2003 Keir Morse
Genus: Hirschfeldia
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Brassica incana
PLANTS: Sinapis incana
TJM2 + PLANTS: Brassica geniculata
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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