Taxon  Report   4712 
Lepidium virginicum  L.
Virginia pepperweed, wild pepper grass
Lepidium virginicum, 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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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lepidium virginicum ssp. menziesii
Lepidium virginicum ssp. virginicum
Lepidium virginicum var. robinsonii
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Lepidium ruderale
TJM2: Lepidium virginicum var. virginicum
 Information about  Lepidium virginicum  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEVI3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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