Taxon  Report   4703 
Lepidium oblongum  Small
Veiny pepper grass,  Veiny pepperweed, Wayside peppergrass
Lepidium oblongum
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Lepidium oblongum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Lepidium oblongum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Lepidium oblongum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Lepidium oblongum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Lepidium
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lepidium oblongum var. insulare
ICPN: Lepidium oblongum var. oblongum
More information about  Lepidium oblongum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2018).

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