Calflora
Taxon  Report   4690    
Lepidium lasiocarpum  Nutt.  var. lasiocarpum 

(not an active name)

Desert pepper grass,   Hairy podded pepper grass,   Sand peppergrass,   Shaggyfruit pepperweed
Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Brassicaceae  
Genus: Lepidium
Parent: Lepidium lasiocarpum

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSLepidium lasiocarpum var. georginum
PLANTSLepidium lasiocarpum var. rotundum
PLANTSLepidium lasiocarpum var. typicum
More information about  Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/28/2021).