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Wild Mustard Or London Rocket, Sisymbrium irio.

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Wild Mustard, Sisymbrium irio. Also called: London Rocket. Arizona Wild Flowers. Pictures, Photos, Images, Descriptions, Information, Reviews.Wild Mustard, Sisymbrium irio. Also called: London Rocket. Arizona Wild Flowers. Pictures, Photos, Images, Descriptions, Information, Reviews.
AKA "London Rocket"
Single Plant, Usually In Bunches
Blooms Late December - Late April.
Wild Mustard Leaf Structure
No Smell, Minor Pollen For Bees
No Honey, Not Native Plant.
Wild Mustard, Sisymbrium irio. Also called: London Rocket. Arizona Wild Flowers. Pictures, Photos, Images, Descriptions, Information, Reviews.Wild Mustard, Sisymbrium irio. Also called: London Rocket. Arizona Wild Flowers. Pictures, Photos, Images, Descriptions, Information, Reviews.
Wild Mustard Flowers
And Seed Pods.
London Rocket, Flowers
And Seed Pods.

Wild Mustard.
Sisymbrium irio, Mustard Family: ( Cruciferae ), Wild Mustard. Also called: London Rocket.

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London Rocket is an introduced annual weed originating from Europe. It may have come from the Mediteranian or Britain. The small flowers are pale-yellow and bloom from December to May.

London Rocket has been moved into the Cruciferae family from the Brassicaceae family.


Quick Notes:

Height: Up to about 36 inches. Spreading out to about 22 inches wide.

Flowers: Flowers occur in a cluster on top of long green stem. They are yellow to about 1/8" long with 4 petals.

Flower Stalk: The flower stalk is about 18" - 30" long, smooth, and dark green.

Flowering Time: Mid December - May.

Seed Pods: Up to 2" long, slender, seed pods.

Leaves: The leaves are simple, lobed, fleshy, up to about 8" long.

Found: Native of Europe. It may have come from the Mediteranian or Britain.

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)
8.6 to 9.0 (strongly alkaline)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Elevation: 0 - 4,865 Feet.

Habitat: Alkaline, well-drained/light soils. Washes in the desert environs, Irrigated fields, moist fallow fields, roadsides.

Miscellaneous: Flowering Photos Taken March 29, 2003. Glendale, Arizona.

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