Alliaria petiolata* / Mustard Family
Height: To 36"
(INN) Rank 1
April 14, 2005
This plant can take over when it starts growing in a suitable area. Many plants in the Mustard Family have seed pods that split and throw their seeds. It is a problem on the Wildflower Trail in Oak Ridge. The leaves have a garlic-like odor. It blooms in April.
Winter Annual or Biennial
Where seen:Oak Ridge Greenways, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warrior's Path SP