Calflora
Taxon  Report   4603    
Lathyrus hirsutus  L.
Caley pea,  Rough pea
Lathyrus hirsutus
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lathyrus hirsutus
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Lathyrus hirsutus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Lathyrus hirsutus
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Lathyrus hirsutus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LAHI2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).