Taxon  Report   4693 
Lepidium latipes  Hook.  var. heckardii  Rollins
Heckard's pepper grass,  Heckard's pepperweed
Lepidium latipes var. heckardii , 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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Lepidium latipes var. heckardii
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Lepidium latipes var. heckardii
© Carol Witham and CNPS
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Parent Record Lepidium latipes.
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Lepidium latipes
 
 Information about  Lepidium latipes var. heckardii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LELAH2)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2014).

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