Taxon  Report   4670    
Lepidium campestre  (L.) W. T. Aiton
Cow cress,  English pepper grass, Field pepper grass, Field pepperweed
Lepidium campestre, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Genus: Lepidium
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Neolepia campestris
PLANTS: Thlaspi campestre
More information about  Lepidium campestre
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 16, 2020).