Diplotaxis tenuifolia (L.) DC.

Perennial wallrocket

source: EricM (2013), Wikimedia Commons (license CCASA 3.0 Unported)
source: EricM (2013), Wikimedia Commons (license CCASA 3.0 Unported)


GrinTax Diplotaxis tenuifolia (L.) DC.
The Plant list Diplotaxis tenuifolia (L.) DC.
English name Perennial wallrocket

Crop relationship
Perennial wall rocket primary genepool
Salad rocket secondary genepool
Black mustard tertiary genepool
Cabbage tertiary genepool
Mustard tertiary genepool
Radish tertiary genepool
Rapeseed tertiary genepool
Turnip tertiary genepool

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity naturalized before 1500
Trend since1950 stable or increasing
Presence common
Status least concern
Legal protection unlisted

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence from year 2000 onwards
  • blue: previous localities where the species has not been observed anymore after 1999.
  • source:

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe largest part of Europe
Asia -
Africa -
North-America naturalized
South-America -
Australia naturalized
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, May 2017. doi:10.15468/dl.kab31a
Distribution data GBIF, May 2017. doi:10.15468/dl.kab31a

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information