The Wild radish is an annual weed that grows on poor,
sandy grounds like roadsides and
Wild radish or Jointed Charlock.
Blooming is done in the summer with yellow or white
flowers , rarely with pink flowers.
The seeds germinate easely. The Wildradish will grow
on every soil. For this reason Wild radish can be
found on disturbed grounds.
Wild radish and Wild mustard
The wild Mustard resembles the wild radish , but the
seedboxes of the Wild Radish are 8cm , longer then
those of Wild Mustard (5cm).
a bee visiting the flowers Wild Radish in june.
Wild Radish control
Wild Radish can be a noxious weed for farmers , mostly
in combination with rey or other grains. Herbicids are
effectiv, 2,4-D will do the job , but need to be given before
Wild radish is full grown . If wild rdish is shorter then 15cm
90% of the wild radish will be killed.