Taxon  Report   10943    
Lepidium draba  L.
Lepidium draba
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
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Lepidium draba
© 2012 Ramona Robison
Lepidium draba
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Lepidium draba, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Lepidium draba
© 2018 michelle peruzzi
Genus: Lepidium
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Cardaria draba

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cardaria draba
ICPN: Lepidium draba ssp. 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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).