Taxon  Report   4615    
Lathyrus nevadensis  S. Watson  var. nevadensis 
Sierra nevada pea,  Sierra pea
Lathyrus nevadensis var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Parent: Lathyrus nevadensis

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. nevadensis

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. lanceolatus
JEF: Lathyrus nevadensis var. pilosellus
ICPN: Lathyrus nevadensis ssp. nevadensis
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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:   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2020).