Calflora
Taxon  Report   4687    
Lepidium jaredii  Brandegee
Jared's pepper grass,  Jared's pepperweed
Lepidium jaredii
© 2009 California State University, Stanislaus
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lepidium jaredii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lepidium jaredii
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland

Habitat: washes, alluvial-fans

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEJA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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