Calflora
Taxon  Report   10943    
Lepidium draba  L.
Whitetop
Lepidium draba, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
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Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

PLANTS other name:
Cardaria draba

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cardaria draba
ICPN: Lepidium draba ssp. draba
More information about  Lepidium draba
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).