Taxon  Report   4680    
Lepidium flavum  Torr.
Yellow pepper grass,  Yellow pepperweed
Lepidium flavum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Lepidium
Subspecies and Varieties:

Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lepidium flavum var. felipense
ICPN: Lepidium flavum var. apterum
ICPN: Lepidium flavum var. flavum
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More information about  Lepidium flavum
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2019).