Calflora
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.
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Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
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

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: Sep 25, 2020).