Botanical name: Sisymbrium officinale
Synonym: Erysimum officinale
Common name: Hedge mustard, Singer's plant
Family: Brassicaceae (cabbage family)
Native to: Eurasia
Life cycle: annual
Flower colour: yellow
Flower time (Central / West-Europe): May to August
Characteristics and usage: edible leaves and seeds, in traditional medicine Sisymbrium officinale was used to soothe sore throats.
Weight of 1000 seeds: 0,25g
Seeds per gram: 4000
Cultivation / direction of sowing: sow seed directly where it is to grow, germination irregular.