Hedge Mustard

Latin Name:

Sisymbrium officinale

Manx Name:

burley cleiyee


May - October

Locations where this species is found:
Port St Mary Bradda Head Fleshwick Port Soderick

This plant is quite common on the island and is very distinctive with its tall stems. It is a very hardy plant and often grows in barren places where other plants cannot survive.

Hedge mustard is edible and is popular in Denmark and Germany.

The Manx name for this plant is "burley cleiyee".
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