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Taxon: Erysimum hieraciifolium L.

Genus: Erysimum
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
Tribe: Erysimeae
Nomen number: 315610
Place of publication: Cent. pl. I:18. 1755 (Amoen. acad. 4:279. 1759) "hieraciifolium"
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36017943
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 18-Feb-2020 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • wormseed mustard  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • tall wormseed mustard  (Source: ICAW) - English (Canada)
  • vélar à feuilles d’épervière  (Source: ICAW) - French (Canada)
  • bergkårel  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:


    • Russian Federation

    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, New Brunswick]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan, Manitoba]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Massachusetts, Vermont]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Wisconsin]


  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Ball, P. W. 1994. pers. comm. Note: examined Linnaean types
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. Note: lists as "hieracifolium"
  4. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 125. Note: lists as "hieracifolium"
  5. Dorofeev, V. I. 1986. Konspekt roda Erysimum L. (Brassicaceae) vo flore Evropeiskoi chasti SSSR (Conspectus generis Erysimum L. (Brassicaceae) in flora partis Europaeae URSS). Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 23:63. Note: lists as "hieracifolium"
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  7. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  8. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist. Note: nom. ambig., sensu L. = Erysimum odoratum, sensu auct. pl. = E. virgatum
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR. Note: = Erysimum marschallianum Andrz.
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  11. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  12. Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia. Note: sensu auct. Fl. Ital. p.p. (non L.) = Erysimum virgatum Roth
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2. Note: lists as "hieracifolium"

Check other web resources for Erysimum hieraciifolium L. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=315610. Accessed 11 July 2020.