Rapistrum rugosum

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaCruciferaeRapistrumRapistrum rugosum

Ecology

An annual or short-lived perennial herb, found mainly as a casual of waste ground, but now becoming naturalised in a variety of habitats where it is sometimes invasive, such as in open grassland. It is introduced with grain and bird-seed. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of the Mediterranean region and S.W. Asia; widely naturalised in temperate Europe and in the S. hemisphere.

Atlas Change Index: 0.19

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002824