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Brassicaceae[FNA7, HC2](Mustard Family)
Synonyms:
Cruciferae[HC] 

Notes: EDITING IN PROCESS. ANY NAME THAT LACKS A REFERENCE TO FNA7 SHOULD BE CONSIDERED UNEDITED AT THIS TIME.

(Cruciferae [H&C]) Our taxonomy and nomenclature follows the treatments of Flora of North America Vol. 7 (2010) and Rollins (1993a, 1993b, 1993c), unless otherwise noted. Many of the authorities for the combinations in those treatments disagree with those used in H&C.

References:

» Rollins 1993a = Rollins, R. C. 1993a. The Cruciferae of Continental North America. Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, CA. 976 p.
» Rollins 1993b = Rollins, R. C. 1993b. Brassicaceae [Cruciferae], mustard family. In: Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. Univ. of California Press, Berkeley.
» Rollins 1993c = Rollins, R. C. 1993c. New taxa and names in the Cruciferae of California. Harvard Papers in Botany 4: 43-48.

Family information last updated 12/23/2011 by David Giblin.

Taxon (native taxa in boldface)
Common Names
# Synonyms
garlic mustard
1 synonym
small alison, madwort, pale alyssum madwort
0 synonyms
desert alyssum
0 synonyms
yellowtuft
0 synonyms
lyreleaved cress, kamchatka rockcress, lyre-leaved rockcress, western rockcress
5 synonyms
mouse-ear cress, thalecress
0 synonyms
Arabis alpina L.[FNA7, HC2]
 
0 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
crosshaired rockcress
0 synonyms
hairy rockcress, Pacific coast rockcress
3 synonyms
Cascade rockcress, Columbia Gorge rockcress, fork-haired rockcress
2 synonyms
Nuttall's rockcress
3 synonyms
Olympics rockcress
1 synonym
horseradish
1 synonym
sandweed
3 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
American wintercress rocket, yellow rocket
4 synonyms
Belle Isle cress, landcress, early yellow rocket, scurvygrass, early wintercress
4 synonyms
yellow rocket, bitter wintercress
5 synonyms
hoary alyssum
1 synonym
black-flowered rockcress
2 synonyms
Calder's rockcress
1 synonym
Cascades rockcress
1 synonym
Cusick's rockcress
1 synonym
spreadingpod rockcress
2 synonyms
Graham's rockcress
1 synonym
Lemmon's rockcress
2 synonyms
Lyall's rockcress, murry's rockcress
3 synonyms
littleleaf rockcress, small-leaved rockcress
2 synonyms
Mt. Adams rockcress
1 synonym
Columbia rockcress, few-flowered rockcress, small-flowered rockcress
4 synonyms
danglepod rockcress
2 synonyms
Blue Mountain rockcress, hoary rockcress
1 synonym
elegant rockcress, slender rockcress
7 synonyms
Canadian rockcress, Drummond's rockcress
3 synonyms
woody rockcress
1 synonym
Chinese, Indian, brown mustard, leaf mustard
4 synonyms
rape, winter rape, rapeseed
1 synonym
black mustard
1 synonym
cabbage, wild cabbage
1 synonym
Brassica rapa L.[FNA7, HC2]
common mustard, field mustard, wild turnip
3 synonyms
American searocket
0 synonyms
var. edentula[FNA7, HC2, KZ99]
 
1 synonym
Cakile maritima Scop.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
European sea rocket
1 synonym
ssp. maritima[FNA7, HC2]
European sea rocket
0 synonyms
hairy false flax, littlepod false flax
1 synonym
shepherd's-purse
1 synonym
angled bittercress, seaside bittercress
4 synonyms
alpine bittercress
2 synonyms
Brewer's bittercress, round bittercress
7 synonyms
heart-leaved bittercress, large mountain bittercress, Lyall's bittercress
3 synonyms
New Zealand bittercress
0 synonyms
wavy bittercress
4 synonyms
hairy bittercress
0 synonyms
beautiful bittercres, beautiful bittercress, Nuttall's toothwort, slender toothwort
9 synonyms
western bittercress
2 synonyms
wood bittercress
1 synonym
few-seeded bittercress, little western bittercress
1 synonym
Pennsylvania bittercress, quaker bittercress
3 synonyms
cuckoo flower, cuckooflower
1 synonym
Siberian bittercress, umbellate bittercress
1 synonym
California mustard, cutleaf thelypody, coast range western-cabbage
5 synonyms
crossflower, blue mustard
2 synonyms
scurvy-grass, Danish scurvygrass, spoonwort
5 synonyms
hare's-ear mustard, treacle mustard
0 synonyms
alkali false whitlow-grass, Douglas' whitlow-grass
1 synonym
mountain tansymustard
3 synonyms
ssp. incisa[FNA7, HC2]
cut-leaved tansymustard
7 synonyms
mountain tansymustard, narrow tansymustard, sticky tansymustard
3 synonyms
Nelson's tansymustard, sagebrush tansymustard
2 synonyms
western tansymustard
0 synonyms
shortpod tansymustard, western tansymustard
4 synonyms
flixweed
0 synonyms
slimleaf wall rocket
0 synonyms
Alaska draba, slender whitlow-grass
3 synonyms
golden draba whitlow-grass
3 synonyms
alpine whitlow-grass, great alpine whitlow-grass, Mt. Lassen draba whitlow-grass
1 synonym
Draba cana Rydb.[FNA7, HC2]
lance-leaved draba
2 synonyms
Rocky Mountain draba, thick-leaved draba, snowbed whitlow-grass
2 synonyms
Draba densifolia Nutt.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
Nuttall's draba, dense-leaf whitlow-grass
5 synonyms
Draba incerta Payson[FNA7, HC, HC2]
whitlow-wort, Yellowstone draba whitlow-wort
6 synonyms
lancefruit draba, lancefruit draba whitlow-wort
9 synonyms
Draba nemorosa L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
woods draba, woodland whitlow-grass
4 synonyms
draba, Payson's whitlow-grass draba
1 synonym
few-seeded draba whitlow-grass
4 synonyms
broad-pod whitlow-grass
2 synonyms
Draba praealta Greene[FNA7, HC, HC2]
draba, tall whitlow-grass draba
5 synonyms
Carolina whitlow-grass
6 synonyms
coast mountain whitlow-grass draba
1 synonym
Draba stenoloba Ledeb.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
Alaska whitlow-grass
5 synonyms
Draba verna L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
spring whitlow-grass
6 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
garden rocket
2 synonyms
dog mustard, hairy rocket
2 synonyms
sand-dwelling wallflower
4 synonyms
 
1 synonym
var. capitatum[FNA7, HC2]
prairie rocket, rough wallflower
3 synonyms
treacle mustard, wormseed wallflower
2 synonyms
Aegean wallflower
1 synonym
prairie rocket, small-flowered rocket, small-flowered rocket rocket, small wallflower
1 synonym
pale wallflower, western wallflower
2 synonyms
Erysimum repandum L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
spreading wallflower
1 synonym
euclidium, Syrian mustard
2 synonyms
Hesperis matronalis L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
mother-of-the-evening, dame's rocket, dame's violet
0 synonyms
Mediterranean hoary mustard, short-podded mustard, summer mustard
1 synonym
hutchinsia, prostrate hutchinsia, ovalpurse
7 synonyms
flatpod, scalepod
1 synonym
Isatis tinctoria L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
Dyer's woad
0 synonyms
globepodded hoarycress, whitetop
3 synonyms
field cress, field peppergrass pepperwort
2 synonyms
chalapa hoarycress, lens-podded hoarycress, Asian white-top
6 synonyms
common peppergrass, elongate peppergrass, hairy-fruited peppergrass, large-fruited peppergrass, prairie peppergrass
7 synonyms
alkali peppergrass, veiny peppergrass
1 synonym
lesser swinecress, lesser wartcress
1 synonym
heart-podded hoarycress, hoary pepperwort
3 synonyms
Smith's pepperwort
0 synonyms
Lepidium latifolium L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
dittander, broad-leaved peppergrass, broad-leaved pepperwort
1 synonym
Lepidium nitidum Nutt.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
shining peppergrass
4 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
forked pepperwort, sharpfruited pepperwort
1 synonym
clasping-leaved peppergrass, round-leaved peppergrass, yellow-flowered peppergrass, clasping peppergrass pepperwort
1 synonym
branched peppergrass, dull peppergrass
2 synonyms
Lepidium sativum L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
garden cress pepperwort
0 synonyms
upright peppergrass
0 synonyms
Lepidium virginicum L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
tall pepperweed
0 synonyms
coastal peppergrass, hairy peppergrass, Idaho peppergrass, Menzies' peppergrass, tall peppergrass, tall western peppergrass
8 synonyms
ssp. virginicum[FNA7, HC2]
 
2 synonyms
sweet alison, sweet alyssum
3 synonyms
Lunaria annua L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
honesty, money plant
2 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
 
0 synonyms
perfoliate pennycress
1 synonym
onerow watercress
0 synonyms
watercress
2 synonyms
ball mustard
1 synonym
wild candytuft, Fendler's pennycress
2 synonyms
wild candytuft
5 synonyms
daggerpod
8 synonyms
alpine twinpod, Washington twinpod
1 synonym
common twinpod
0 synonyms
ssp. didymocarpa[FNA7, HC2]
common twinpod
1 synonym
Columbia bladderpod, Douglas' bladderpod
1 synonym
ssp. douglasii[FNA7, HC2]
Douglas's bladderpod
0 synonyms
white bluffs bladderpod, White Bluffs bladderpod
1 synonym
Geyer's twinpod
3 synonyms
ssp. geyeri[FNA7, HC2]
double bladderpod, Geyer's twinpod bladderpod, Geyer's twinpod
1 synonym
western bladderpod
1 synonym
western bladderpod
5 synonyms
Oregon twinpod
3 synonyms
combleaf
1 synonym
jointed charlock, wild radish
0 synonyms
Raphanus sativus L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
garden radish
0 synonyms
Austrian yellowcress field-cress
4 synonyms
Columbia yellowcress cress
5 synonyms
blunt-leaved yellowcress, truncate yellowcress
4 synonyms
western yellowcress
7 synonyms
hispid yellowcress, marsh yellowcress
3 synonyms
 
2 synonyms
ssp. palustris[FNA7, HC2]
 
8 synonyms
spreading yellowcress
0 synonyms
creeping yellowcress
0 synonyms
Modoc yellowcress
0 synonyms
puzzling halimolobos
5 synonyms
fissurewort, whited's halimolobos fissurewort
2 synonyms
Sinapis alba L.[FNA7, HC2]
white mustard
1 synonym
charlock, corn mustard, wild mustard
5 synonyms
Jim Hill mustard, tumble mustard, tall rocket
0 synonyms
lava cress, rush mustard, flax-leaved plainsmustard, Salmon River plainsmustard
3 synonyms
Sisymbrium loeselii L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
false london rocket, Loesel's tumblemustard
0 synonyms
hedge mustard
3 synonyms
Indian hedgemustard
0 synonyms
alpine smelowskia, Siberian smelowskia
2 synonyms
short-fruited smelowskia
1 synonym
long-beaked fiddle mustard, streptanthella
1 synonym
Subularia aquatica L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
 
0 synonyms
awlwort
1 synonym
shepherd's cress
1 synonym
Howell's thelypody
0 synonyms
ssp. howellii[FNA7, HC2]
Howell's thelypody
0 synonyms
entire-leaved thelypody
0 synonyms
entire-leaved thelypody
3 synonyms
cut-leaf thelypody, thick-leaved thelypody
2 synonyms
many flowered thelypody
1 synonym
slender thelypody
0 synonyms
ssp. sagittatum[FNA7, HC2]
sagittate thelypody, slender thelypody
0 synonyms
Thlaspi arvense L.[FNA7, HC, HC2]
fanweed, field pennycress
1 synonym
sand fringepod, lacepod
2 synonyms
tower mustard
3 synonyms