Taxon  Report   4625 
Lathyrus torreyi  A. Gray
Redwood pea,  Torrey's pea
Lathyrus torreyi
© 2010 Jorg Fleige & Mimi Fleige
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Lathyrus torreyi
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Lathyrus torreyi
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Lathyrus torreyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lathyrus torreyi
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Lathyrus torreyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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