Calflora
Taxon  Report   4690    
Lepidium lasiocarpum  Nutt.  var. lasiocarpum   
(no longer an active name)
Desert pepper grass,  Hairy podded pepper grass, Sand peppergrass, Shaggyfruit pepperweed
Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum, 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
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Parent: Lepidium lasiocarpum
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Lepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lepidium lasiocarpum var. georginum
PLANTS: Lepidium lasiocarpum var. rotundum
PLANTS: Lepidium lasiocarpum var. typicum
NOTE: Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lepidium lasiocarpum var. lasiocarpum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LELAL)


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: Aug 22, 2019).