Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. image
Photographer: Richard Bauer           
Family Brassicaceae
Brassica juncea (L.) Czern.
brown mustard, Chinese mustard, Indian mustard
Brassica: Latin name for "cabbage"
juncea: stiff like rush
Hazardous hazard symbol- click for definition
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
Detailed Distribution:
Town Range Maps
Google Dot Maps
Status: Introduced - naturalized
Plant: erect, annual, 12"-40" tall forb, often smooth
Flower: yellow, 4-parted, 1/2" wide; inflorescence a rounded cluster (raceme) of stalked flowers; blooms June-Oct.
Fruit:1/2"-1 1/2" long, thin pod roundish in cross section and pointing upward
Leaf:upper leaves smaller, mostly short-stalked to stalkless, not clasping; lower leaves to 8", pinnately-divided and toothed
Habitat: disturbed sites
(Glossary)

More Information Natural Communities Herbarium Specimens
All Brassica list Google- Images or Text

Flora of North America (off site)
Synonyms 
Brassica integrifolia (Willd.) Rupr.
Brassica japonica Thunb.
Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. var. crispifolia L.H.Bailey
Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. var. japonica (Thunb.) L.H.Bailey
Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. var. juncea
Brassica willdenowii Boiss.
Sinapis juncea L.

         
  Home
Faculty
Botany News/Events
Projects
Book We Recommend
Historical Botanists
Other Links
Botanical Club of Wisconsin (off site)
UW-Stevens Point Biology Dept.
 
Plants of Wisconsin
Vascular Plants
Bryophytes
Ethnobotany
Natural Communities
Botany News/Events
Other Links
Lichens (off site)   
Tom Volk's Fungi (off site)
Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
                          Vascular Plants
Browse by Identification Guides
Family Wildflowers
Genus Trees
Common Names Shrubs
Search by Vines
Names Aquatic-Semi aquatic
Specimens Ferns - Fern Allies
Blooming Times Grasses, Sedges, or Rushes
County & Status Other Resources  
Town Range Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
  WI Checklist & CofC Values
Bryophytes
Browse by:
Common Name
Genus
Search by:
County
 Name
Copyright 2012 Permissions Contact Us Web Map