Calflora
Taxon  Report   4683    
Lepidium fremontii  S. Watson
Desert alysum,  Desert pepper grass, Desert pepperweed
Lepidium fremontii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lepidium fremontii var. fremontii
JEF: Lepidium fremontii var. stipitatum
More information about  Lepidium fremontii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEFR2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 14, 2019).