Brassica nigra

species of plant
Black mustard seeds
Black mustard

Brasica nigra, also known as black mustard, is an annual plant grown for its seeds, which is commonly used as a spice. It is native to the tropics of North Africa and temperate regions of Europe and parts of Asia. [1] [2]


  1. "Brassica nigra (L.) K.Koch — The Plant List". Retrieved 2019-08-08.
  2. "This super bloom is pretty dangerous: Invasive mustard is fuel for the next fire". Los Angeles Times. 2019-04-25. Retrieved 2019-08-08.