Scientific Name: Alliaria petiolata

Common Name: garlic mustard

Synonyms: Alliaria alliaria, Alliaria officinalis, Erysimum alliaria, Sisymbrium alliaria

  • Life cycle: winter annual

  • Plant type: Herb

  • Plant family: Brassicaceae

  • Leaf arrangement: alternate;

  • Leaf shape: triangle; heart;

  • Leaf margin: serrated;

  • Flower color: white;

  • Leaf hairs: has hairs; no hairs;

  • Flower diameter: dime;

  • Root structure: taproot;

  • Leaf stalk: longer than leaf;