Calflora
Taxon  Report   4706    
Lepidium oxycarpum  Torr. & A. Gray
Forked pepperweed,  Sharp podded pepper grass
Lepidium oxycarpum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lepidium oxycarpum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lepidium oxycarpum
© 2005 Aaron Schusteff
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Lepidium oxycarpum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEOX)

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 18, 2018).