Taxon  Report   6544    
Pisum sativum  L.
Garden pea
Pisum sativum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Pisum
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: escaped cultivar, weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pisum arvense
PLANTS: Pisum humile
PLANTS: Pisum sativum ssp. arvense
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More information about  Pisum sativum
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 27, 2020).