Taxon  Report   4627    
Lathyrus vestitus  Nutt.  var. alefeldii  (T. G. White) Isely
San diego pea
Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii
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Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii
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Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii
© 2010 Anna Bennett
Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Parent: Lathyrus vestitus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lathyrus vestitus ssp. alefeldii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lathyrus vestitus ssp. alefeldii
More information about  Lathyrus vestitus var. alefeldii
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This plant is available commercially.
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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: Jan 24, 2019).