EPPO Global Database

Brassica nigra(BRSNI)

Overview
Code created in: 2004-05-25

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BRSNI
  • Preferred name: Brassica nigra
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Koch

Notes

Euro-Mediterranean region, extending to Central Asia, Western Asia, India, Indochina, China. Cultivated since ancient times as a condiment, and frequently occurring as a weed, so origin is obscure. Also used to make mustard oil. Introduced in northern Europe, Russian Far East, South Africa, North America, Central America, Caribbean, South America (western), New Zealand 

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Brassica sinapoides Roth
Sinapis nigra Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
black mustard English
schwarzer Senf German
Senfkohl German
chou noir French
moutarde noire French
sénevé noir French
jenape Spanish
mostaza negra Spanish
cavolo nero Italian
cavolo senape nera Italian
senape nera Italian
zwarte mosterd Dutch
mostarda-negra Portuguese
mostarda-ordinária Portuguese
rinchões Portuguese
svartsenap Swedish
kurogarashi Japanese
クロガラシ Japanese
горчица черная Russian
sort sennep Danish
svartsennep Norwegian
mustasinappi Finnish
kara hardal Turkish
keruv shachor Hebrew
כְּרוּב שָׁחוֹר Hebrew
gorczyca czarna Polish
kapusta czarna Polish
kapusta gorczyca Polish
fekete mustár Hungarian
lakra e zezë Albanian
ziapa Basque
черен синап Bulgarian
черна горчица Bulgarian
assiep Catalan
mostassa negra Catalan
moustàrda néra Catalan
ruspe Catalan
séme Catalan
sendrous Catalan
siep Catalan
hēi gài Chinese
黑芥 Chinese
crna vrzina Croatian
brukev černá Czech
brukev černohořčice Czech
černohořčice Czech
must kapsasrohi Estonian
must sinep Estonian
βρασσική μελανή Greek
sarson ka tel Hindi
सरसों का तेल Hindi
praiseach dhubh Irish
melnā sinep Latvian
juodasis bastutis Lithuanian
assiep Occitan
moustàrda néra Occitan
moustarde Occitan
ruspe Occitan
sendrous Occitan
siep Occitan
muştar-negru Romanian
црна репица Serbian
црни купус Serbian
horčica čierna Slovak
kapusta čierna Slovak
črna ogrščica Slovene
гірчиця чорна Ukrainian
cedw du Welsh