EPPO Global Database

Brassica juncea(BRSJU)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-05-25

Basic information
  • EPPO code: BRSJU
  • Preferred name: Brassica juncea
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Czernohorsky

Notes

A hybrid between B. nigra and B. rapa obtained in cultivation (principally in eastern Asia). Some varieties are leafy vegetables, while others are used to produce mustard (from the seeds).  Now widely distributed as a crop plant worldwide

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Brassica besseriana Trautvetter
Brassica cernua (Thunberg) F.B. Forbes & Hemsley
Brassica integrifolia (West) Ruprecht
Brassica juncea var. juncea (Linnaeus) Czernohorsky
Brassica napiformis (Pailleux & Bois) Bailey
Brassica rugosa (Roxburgh) Bailey
Sinapis juncea Linnaeus
Sinapis rugosa Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
сарептка зеле Bulgarian
brukev sítinovitá Czech
Rutenkohl German
Sareptasenf German
brown mustard English (GB)
Chinese mustard English
Chinese turnip English
India mustard English
Indian mustard English (US)
Japanese mustard English
leaf mustard English
spinach mustard English
tuberous-rooted mustard English
white mustard English
mostaza de la China Spanish
mostaza de la India Spanish
mostaza hindu Spanish
sarepta kapsasrohi Estonian
sarepta sinep Estonian
sareptansinappi Finnish
chou faux-jonc French
moutarde brune French
moutarde de l'Inde French
moutarde de Sarepta French
moutarde jonciforme French
szareptai mustár Hungarian
cavolo giunchiforme Italian
cavolo giuncoso Italian
senape indiana Italian
カラシナ Japanese
セイヨウカラシナ Japanese
karashina Japanese
seiyokarashina Japanese
seiyô-karashina Japanese
sareptinis bastutis Lithuanian
sareptas sinep Latvian
sareptamosterd Dutch
sareptasennep Norwegian
kapusta sarepska Polish
kapusta sitowata Polish
mostarda-da-índia Portuguese
горчица индийская Russian
горчица сарептская Russian
горчица сизая Russian
капуста сарептская Russian
капуста сизая Russian
капуста ситниковая Russian
horčica sareptská Slovak
kapusta sitinová Slovak
њивска репица Serbian
sareptasenap Swedish
hint hardalı Turkish
гірчиця сарептська Ukrainian
jiè cài Chinese
芥菜 Chinese