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Brassica juncea : fact sheet


Species name:
Brassica juncea
Common names:
Broad-leaved Mustard, Cabbage Leaf Mustard, Heading Leaf Mustard
Description:
Heading Leaf Mustard, Low-growing Clump-forming Vegetable

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Leaves ,Attract Bees
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage greenish above ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant ,Leaves/Leaflets Broadish

Plant suppliers

Wiveton Plant Growers

Richmond
tel: 0332123525
email: wivetonfarm@gmail.com
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