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Common Name: Musk Mustard
Chorispora tenella is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.15 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
Southeast Europe to China.
Steppes, on clay and solonetzic soils, and as a weed of arable land[
]. Pastures, roadsides, fields and waste areas at elevations of 100 - 2200 metres in western China[
Succeeds in ordinary garden soil[
] but it prefers a light well-drained soil in full sun[
Leaves - raw[
]. They make a good early salad[
Seed - sow spring in situ[