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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Lepidium virginicum
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Lepidium virginicum
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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:
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TJM2: Lepidium ruderale
TJM2: Lepidium virginicum var. virginicum
 Information about  Lepidium virginicum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LEVI3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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 31, 2014).

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