Brassica nigra (L.) K.Koch 

Brassica nigra (Black Mustard): Vikas Puri, Delhi, December 18, 2013 (A-D)

Sisymbrium officinale (Hedge Mustard): Dachhigam Kashmir, June 4, 2012 (E-H)

Hirschfeldia incana (Shortpod mustard): California, October 2, 2010 (I-L)


Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata L. (Images by Gurcharan Singh & Dinesh Valke (Inserted by J.M.Garg))




Annual biennal herb (Brassica napus) similar to Brassica rapa in cauline leaves being distinctly auricled, lower leaves somewhat hairy, but differing from latter in pale yellow flowers and upper flower buds usually higher than open flowers, leaves glacous (flowers bright yellow, open flowers overtopping buds and leaves green in B. rapa); 

Pl. go through Brassica (‎‎‎Brassicaceae) page with images of species (done by …) in efloraofindia.

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