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garlic mustard
Alliaria petiolata (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Capparales
Family: Brassicaceae
Genus: Alliaria

Other System Links

Plants: ALPE4
Bayer: ALAPE
GRIN: 2210
ITIS: 184481
NPDN Host: 36006

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
garlic-mustard, hedge garlic, sauce-alone, jack-by-the hedge, poor man's mustard, jack-n-the-bush, garlic root, garlicwort, mustard root

Related Scientific Names:

Alliaria alliaria (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande(Synonym)
Alliaria officinalis (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande(Synonym)
Erysimum alliaria (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande(Synonym)
Sisymbrium alliaria (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande(Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs