Raphanus sativus L.

    (Mustard Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SARSON FAMILY (सरसों फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : BRASSICACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Raphanus raphanistrum subsp. sativus (L.) Domin
  • Vernacular name : Mula (Marathi); Mula (Oria); Mullangi (Tamil)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated. Often as an escape
  • Flower, Fruit : November-April
  • Collection Locality : Bhubaneswar, Khurda District
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Raphanus sativus. Downloaded on 6 July 2020.

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