Taxon  Report   10042    
Lathyrus nevadensis  S. Watson  ssp. lanceolatus  (Howell) C. L. Hitchc.  
(no longer an active name)
Sierra pea
Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. lanceolatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Parent: Lathyrus nevadensis
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Lathyrus nevadensis var. nevadensis

NOTE: Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. lanceolatus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. lanceolatus
Nursery 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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2019).