Brassica napus var. glauca (Roxb.) O.E.Schulz

    (Mustard Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SARSON FAMILY (सरसों फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : BRASSICACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brassica napus L.
  • Common name : Yellow Sarson, Indian Colza
  • Vernacular name : Sarson, Pili sarson (Hindi); Pachha avaalu (Telugu); Sorish (Oria)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated for seed oil. Often found as an escape
  • Flower, Fruit : September-February
  • Native : China or N. India
  • World Distribution : Indo-China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. napus var. glauca. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.


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