Taxon  Report   10938 
Lepidium appelianum  Al-Shehbaz
Hairy whitetop
Lepidium appelianum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited (plant profile).

 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Cardaria pubescens
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Cardaria pubescens var. elongata
TJM2: Cardaria pubescens
 Information about  Lepidium appelianum  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPU6)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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