Taxon  Report   4691 
Lepidium latifolium  L.
broad leaved pepper grass,  broadleaved pepperweed, perennial pepperweed
Lepidium latifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Lepidium latifolium
© 2002 Jennifer Forman
Lepidium latifolium
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Lepidium latifolium
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Cardaria latifolia
 Information about  Lepidium latifolium  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LELA2)

Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2015).

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