Taxon  Report   7630    
Sisymbrium officinale  (L.) Scop.
Hedge mustard,  Hedgemustard
Sisymbrium officinale
© 2008 Keir Morse
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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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Sisymbrium officinale
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Genus: Sisymbrium
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.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).