Taxon  Report   4623 
Lathyrus sulphureus  Gray  var. argillaceus  Jeps.
dubious pea, snub pea
Lathyrus sulphureus var. argillaceus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition


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Communities: Foothill Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Parent Record Lathyrus sulphureus.
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS
TJM2: accepted name: Lathyrus sulphureus
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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:   (Accessed: Apr 16, 2014).

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