Taxon  Report   4695 
Lepidium montanum  Nutt.
mountain pepper grass,  mountain pepperweed
Lepidium montanum , a dicot, is a perennial 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 montanum
© 2010 James M. Andre
Lepidium montanum
© 2003 Yulan Tong
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2: Lepidium montanum ssp. canescens
TJM2: Lepidium montanum ssp. cinereum
TJM2: Lepidium montanum var. canescens
TJM2: Lepidium montanum var. cinereum
TJM2: Lepidium montanum var. montanum
 Information about  Lepidium montanum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LEMO2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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 20, 2014).

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