Calflora
Taxon  Report   5372    
Marsilea vestita  Hook. & Grev.  ssp. vestita 
Hairy pepperwort,   Hairy waterclover
Marsilea vestita ssp. vestita, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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: Marsileaceae  
Genus: Marsilea
Parent: Marsilea vestita

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Marsilea vestita ssp. vestita

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: 04/10/2021).