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Lepidium oblongum Small
USDA Symbol: LEOB
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Petals are sometimes absent.
AR , AZ , CA , HI , KS , LA , MO , MS , NM , OK , TX Native Distribution:
Arizona, Arkansas, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas; Mexico (Baja California, Coahuila, Hidalgo, Nuevo León, Puebla, San Luis Potosí, Tamascaltepec, Veracruz); Central America (El Salvador, Guatemala). Native Habitat:
Prairies, pastures, floodplains, waste grounds, llanos, disturbed areas, roadsides, flats, calcareous sand, alluvial terraces; 0-3900. USDA Native Status: L48(N), HI(I)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Sibley Nature Center
- Midland, TXPatsy Glenn Refuge
- Wimberley, TX
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Record Modified: 2011-08-20
Research By: TWC Staff