Calflora
Taxon  Report   4196    
Hirschfeldia incana  (L.) Lagr.-Fossat
Mediterranean hoary mustard,  Short podded mustard, Summer mustard, Wild mustard
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
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Hirschfeldia
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brassica incana
PLANTS: Sinapis incana
ICPN + PLANTS: Brassica geniculata
More information about  Hirschfeldia incana

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2019).