Brassica juncea

  • Scientific name: Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. Konsp. Rast. Harkova (Consp. Pl. Charc.): 8. (1859).
  • Basionym: Sinapis juncea Sp. Pl. 2: 668. (1753).
    • Common name: Indian, brown, chinese or leaf mustard

Distribution:

Additional Information:

  • Chromosome numbers: n = 18; 2n = 36
  • Canadian status: introduced, naturalized
  • Lifeform: annual
  • Ecology: weedy escape, rarely sub-arctic; cultivated fields (wheat, oats, potatoes, rape), orchards, elevators, irrigated and spring runoff areas; around feedmill, on ballast; roadsides, railways, waste places