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Descurainia pinnata ssp. brachycarpa

Descurainia pinnata (Walter) Britton ssp. brachycarpa (Richardson) Detling

Western Tansymustard

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Descurainia brachycarpa, Descurainia pinnata var. brachycarpa, Sisymbrium brachycarpum, Sophia brachycarpa


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual , Biennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: AR , CO , CT , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: AB , BC , MB , NT , ON , QC , SK

Additional resources

USDA: Find Descurainia pinnata ssp. brachycarpa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Descurainia pinnata ssp. brachycarpa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Descurainia pinnata ssp. brachycarpa


Record Modified: 2018-07-25
Research By: CBR

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