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Lepidium austrinum (Southern pepperwort)
Stone, Robert L.

Lepidium austrinum

Lepidium austrinum Small

Southern pepperwort, Southern peppergrass

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Lepidium lasiocarpum var. orbiculare

USDA Symbol: LEAU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May


USA: KS , LA , MS , NM , OK , SC , TX

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Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0857 Collected Apr 29, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0307 Collected Apr 28, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0823 Collected Mar 12. 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

3 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Lepidium austrinum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lepidium austrinum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lepidium austrinum


Record Modified: 2010-03-14
Research By: TWC Staff

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