field mustard

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Related to field mustard: Brassica rapa, Brassica campestris
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Noun1.field mustard - weedy Eurasian plant often a pest in grain fieldsfield mustard - weedy Eurasian plant often a pest in grain fields
mustard - any of several cruciferous plants of the genus Brassica
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Oregon's brassica seed producers grow broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, arugula and radish, all plants that can be contaminated if school-grown radish and field mustard escapes and cross pollinates.
Schools often choose radish and field mustard for class demonstrations because the plants grow so quickly.
"He said, 'If you can find a butterfly that eats field mustard and it's on my land, that's great news--and if you can't find it out there but you find it someplace else, bring some over, will you?'"