garlic mustard

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garlic mustard

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A Eurasian plant (Alliaria petiolata) in the mustard family, having small white flowers and an odor of garlic and commonly occurring as a weed in North America.

garlic mustard

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(Plants) a plant, Alliaria petiolata, of N temperate regions, with small white flowers and an odour of garlic: family Brassicaceae (crucifers). Also called: jack-by-the-hedge or hedge garlic
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Noun1.garlic mustard - European herb that smells like garlicgarlic mustard - European herb that smells like garlic
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
Alliaria, genus Alliaria - a genus of herbs of the family Cruciferae; have broad leaves and white flowers and long siliques
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Arriving since Deam's publication are Alliaria petiolata, Artemesia vulgaris, Centaurea stoebe, Clematis terniflora, Lespedeza cuneata, Microstegium vimineum, and Najas minor.
There was mushroom and a wild primrose flower together with wild "Jack by the hedge" leaves, the garlicky alliaria petiolata, foraged straight from the hedgerows around the pub.
Entre las potenciales especies se pueden encontrar Myrrhoides nodosa, Alliaria petiolata, Chaerophyllum temulentum, Lapsana communis, y sobre todo la Urtica dioica, todas ellas presentes en situaciones umbrosas de suelos forestales.
The most notable of these aggressive species affecting Sand Ridge State Forest are: Alliaria petiolata (garlic mustard), Elaeagnus umbellata (autumn olive).
For instance, Alliaria petiolata (a noxious invader of eastern North American hardwood forests), is non-mycorrhizal, but produces allelochemicals that directly degrade AM fungi (Roberts & Anderson, 2001; Stinson et al.
Garlic mustard, Alliaria petiolata, is considered one of the most problematic invaders of temperate forests in North America.
virgatum Garlic mustard Alliaria petiolata Poison ivy Toxicodendron radicans Leafy spurge Euphorbia esula Perennial sowthistle Sonchus arvensis Bull thistle Cirsium vulgare Canada thistle Crisium arvense Restricted noxious weed list for Minnesota.
If you take walks through local woods, you will almost certainly have come across Jack-in-the-hedge, Alliaria petiolata, sometimes called garlic mustard or hedge garlic - don't let it leap into your garden, it can spread rapidly by seed.