Taxon  Report   6544 
Pisum sativum  L.
Garden pea
Pisum sativum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
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Pisum sativum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Pisum sativum
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Pisum sativum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Pisum sativum
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Pisum
escaped cultivar, weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pisum arvense
PLANTS: Pisum humile
PLANTS: Pisum sativum ssp. arvense
PLANTS: Pisum sativum var. arvense
PLANTS: Pisum sativum var. humile
PLANTS: Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon
More information about  Pisum sativum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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