Flower Database

Turnip rape

Basic information
Flower Name
Turnip rape
Formal Name
Brassica rapa var. amplexicaulis
Alias
菜の花, 油菜, Turnip rape, Chinese colza
Habitat
North Europe
Morph
Biennial plant
Comment
Turnip rape , scientific name:rapa var. nippo-oleifera, is a cold-resistant grass in the Brassica genus, Brassicaceae Department. In bloom from early spring, spring breezes. Plant height is usually 50-80 cm, leave it alone and growing rapidly and reach up to 100 cm. January-may bloom many 4 valve yellow florets from the stem. Blooming on one side and looks like a yellow carpet is clean. Flowers, stems, and leaves are edible and nectar taken from flowers boiling, boiled and eaten. Canola oil is taken from a real flower after Saya (pod) in. Flowers the Kana of the crepe cabbage is used as cut flowers, and other types. 
General: Turnip rape, scientific name:rapa var. nippo-oleifera, aka Nanohana,rape, Brassica napus, rapeseed (canola), origin: Northern Europe, height: 50-80 cm, leaf: broad lanceolate, leaf: wavy, inflorescence: evapotranspiration (umbel) flowers, flower: yellow, flower diameter: 5-10 cm, flowering time: January-may
Detailed information
Order
Brassicales
Family
Brassicaceae
Genus
Brassica
Species
B. rapa
Flower type
Cross Symmetry Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Wide-Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
field
Color
Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May
Height
50  ~ 80  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 10