Latin name: Raphanus sativus L.
  Pronunciation: RA-fa-nus sa-TEE-va

  Common name: Wild radish
  Family: Brassicaceae (Mustard)
  Habitat: Disturbed places, fields, roadsides to 3000'
  throughout much of California, naturalized from
  Europe

  Blooming period: February to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Raphanus
  2) sativus
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