2945.000 Sinapis L.

Description of the genus

Annual herbs (in ours). Flowers yellow. Sepals spreading horizontally, not saccate. Petals 4, unguiculate. Stamens 6. Fruit terete with convex valves, each 3-7-veined and with a long beak with 0-4(-9) seeds. Seeds in 1 series, subspherical.

Worldwide: 7 species in Europe and the Mediterranean

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Sinapis arvensis

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
arvensis L.C,EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Sinapis:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Sinapis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sinapis
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Sinapis
Wikipedia: Sinapis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sinapis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sinapis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Sinapis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=618, retrieved 31 March 2023

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