Taxonomy

Diplotaxis muralis | Annual Wall-rocket | Ruachán buí

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Not protected

Native status

Neophyte

Species Biology

Habitat

Wasteground and dry banks

Life cycle

Annual

Ex-situ conservation

Not known

Use

Food crop

Vegetative nature

Herbaceous

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2020

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Further information

This species of the mustard family known by the common name annual wall-rocket. This plant is native to Europe, Asia, and Africa, but it is found throughout the temperate world, where it has naturalized. This is an erect mustard like plant rarely reaching half a meter in height. The plant is noted for its pungent aroma, often described as smelling like foxes.

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