Taxon  Report   4677 
Lepidium dictyotum  A. Gray
Alkali pepperweed,  Net pepper grass
Lepidium dictyotum
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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Lepidium dictyotum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Lepidium dictyotum
© 2009 California State University, Stanislaus
Lepidium dictyotum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lepidium dictyotum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Lepidium
Valley Grassland, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Lepidium dictyotum var. dictyotum
ICPN: Lepidium acutidens var. microcarpum
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2018).

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