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Brassicaceae

= Cruciferae

Brassica L. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 23 July 2017

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  1. Brassica juncea (L.) Czern., Consp. Pl. Chark. (1859) 8; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 214; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 545; Fig. 1. --Brassica integrifolia (West) OE Schulz in Urban, Symb. Antill. 3 (1903) 509; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 207. Origin not known, possibly E Europe or SW Asia. Widespread in cultivation in S Europe, Asia, Africa, and America. Cultivated in the Philippines. Not naturalized?
  2. Brassica oleracea L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 667. --Brassica pekinensis Skeels, U.S.D.A. Bur. Pl. Industr. Bull. No. 227 (1911) 51. Photos
  3. Brassica rapa L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 666. Photos

Capsella Med. [Not native]

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  1. Capsella bursa-pastoris Med., Pflanzengatt. 1 (1792) 85; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 208; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 1 (1963) 192; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 550. Cosmopolitan weed, probable native in Europe, introduced in Malesia and recorded from the highlands of E Java, Philippines (Luzon), and E New Guinea. Probably more widespread. LUZON: Benguet (Baguio, c.1400m), Mountain Province (Bontoc, c. 900m). A common weed in Bontoc.  Photos

Cardamine L.

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  1. Cardamine flexuosa With., Arr. Brit. Pl. ed. 3, 3 (1796) 578; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 554. --Cardamine regeliana Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1865) 73; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 208. Circumpolar in N temperate region. Also in some montane areas further south. In Malesia: N Sumatra (Aceh), Java, Philippines, Sulawesi (Menado), Moluccas (Buru; Seram). LUZON: Mountain Province, Benguet, MINDANAO. Occasional in open damp places, 1200-1800m. Photos
  2. Cardamine hirsuta L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 655; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 1 (1963) 191; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 554. Native at least in Europe, and probably in some tropical mountains (Ethiopia, E Africa, Cameroon). Widespread weed and naturalized in many areas including the Philippines. Lowlands up to c. 2200m in the Cordillera Highlands of N Luzon. Photos

Lepidium L. [Not native]

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  1. Lepidium virginicum L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 645; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 207; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 1 (1963) 187; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 548. Native of North America. Widespread as a weed in all warm countries. In Malesia known from E Java and N Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Nueva Vizcaya. A weed in towns, in some regions occurring along sandy seashores. Photos

Nasturtium W.T.Aiton [Not native]

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  1. Nasturtium officinale R.Br. in Aiton, Hort. Kew. ed. 2, 4 (1812) 110; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 208; --Quisumb., Med. Pl. Philip. (1951) 335; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 1 (1963) 191.. --Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum (L.) Hayek, Sched. Fl. Str. Exs. 3-4 (1905) 22; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 555, Fig. 4. Native in Europe and W Asia, perhaps also in Ethiopia. Widely cultivated and spread with European settlements to temperate and montane areas throughout the world. In the Philippines commonly cultivated in the Cordillera Highlands of N LUZON, where it also escapes from cultivation, following water courses, and establishing themselves as weeds. Photos

Raphanus L. [Not native, not naturalized]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 9 July 2017

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  1. Raphanus raphanistrum L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 669. Photos

Rorippa Scop.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 9 July 2017

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  1. Rorippa dubia (Pers.) H.Hara, J. Jap. Bot. 30 (1955) 196. --Rorippa heterophylla (Blume) Williams, Fl. Trin. & Tobago (1929) 24; --Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser.   1, 10 (1988) 559; --Nasturtium heterophyllum Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 50. --Nasturtium indicum Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 27 (1905) 17; Fl. Manila (1912) 213; EPFP 2 (1923) 208, non (L.) DC. Native to E Asia, at least from Myanmar to Japan; introduced in other tropical areas (incl. Africa and America); in Malesia: Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls (Timor), Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas (Ambon; Buru; Seram), Papua New Guinea. LUZON, MINDANAO. Near sea-level to 2000m, in open moist ground in cultivated lands and water courses, 250-1500m.
  2. Rorippa hybosperma (OE Schulz) Jonsell, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1988) 559; --Nasturtium hybospermum OE Schulz, Bot. Jahrb. 55 (1918) 268, Fig. 1B. Philippines, New Guinea. MINDANAO: North Cotabato (Dulawan). Lowland streams and rivers in marshes. 

Literature

Jonsell, B. 1988. Cruciferae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 541-560

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Last updated 23 July 2017