Taxon  Report   11788    
Lepidium acutidens  (A. Gray) Howell
Net pepper grass
Lepidium acutidens
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lepidium acutidens
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Lepidium acutidens
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Lepidium acutidens, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Lepidium acutidens
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Genus: Lepidium

Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lepidium dictyotum var. acutidens

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lepidium dictyotum var. acutidens
ICPN: Lepidium oxycarpum var. acutidens
More information about  Lepidium acutidens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).