Taxonomy

Brassica nigra | Black Mustard | Praiseach dhubh

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Not protected

Native status

Native or Alien

Species Biology

Habitat

Banks and waste places, usually near the sea

Life cycle

Annual

Ex-situ conservation

Seed accessions in the National Genebank, Backweston (wild seed collected in 2009).

Use

Food crop

Vegetative nature

Herbaceous

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2021

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Further information

Has been long cultivated for its edible seed – the source of black mustard

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