[Domestic Garden Mustards West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Field Mustard, Common Mustard, Turnip, Wild Turnip

Brassica rapa

Synonym: Brassica campestris

Flowers of Field Mustard, Common Mustard: Brassica rapa (Synonym: Bassica campestris)

The inflorescence of field mustard as seen along Division Street in the countryside to the east of Gresham, OR.

Clasping stem leaf of Field Mustard, Common Mustard: Brassica rapa (Synonym: Brassica campestris)

The clasping stem leaf of field mustard as seen along Division Street in the countryside to the east of Gresham, OR.

Inflorescence of Field Mustard, Common Mustard, Turnip, Wild Turnip: Brassica rapa (Synonym: Brassica campestris)

A close-up of the inflorescence of field mustard as seen along roadsides to the east of Gresham, OR.........April 10, 2005.

Paul Slichter