Taxon  Report   7625 
Sinapis arvensis  L.
Charlock mustard
Sinapis arvensis
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
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Sinapis arvensis
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Sinapis arvensis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Sinapis arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Sinapis arvensis
© 1983 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Genus: Sinapis
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Brassica kaber
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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 20, 2018).

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