Taxon  Report   4681 
Lepidium flavum  Torrey  var. felipense  C. Hitchc.
Borrego valley pepper grass,  Yellow pepperweed
Lepidium flavum var. felipense, a dicot, is an annual 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 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Genus: Lepidium
Parent Record Lepidium flavum
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Lepidium flavum
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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 24, 2016).

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