Calflora
Taxon  Report   11791    
Lepidium lasiocarpum  Nutt.  ssp. lasiocarpum 
Shaggyfruit pepperweed
Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum
© 2012 Keir Morse
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum
More information about  Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 18, 2018).

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