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Lepidium latipes  Hook.  var. heckardii  Rollins
Heckard's pepper grass,   Heckard's pepperweed
Lepidium latipes var. heckardii is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Lepidium latipes
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(338 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Parent: Lepidium latipes
Genus: Lepidium
Family: Brassicaceae  
Category: angiosperm  

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Lepidium latipes var. heckardii

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/15/2022).