Irish wildflowers


Photographs: Macroom, Co.Cork


Charlock
Sinapis arvensis
Praiseach bhuí
Family: Brassicaceae

Flowering time: May-August. Annual. Possibly introduced.

Yellow flowers are followed by hairy elongated seedpods.
Lower leaves are bristly, toothed, lyre-shaped. Narrow stem leaves.
Height: 30-60 cm

Dry wasteland, building sites, arable land, roadsides, gardens.
Widespread, frequent.

     
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