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Status: record lepidium_latipes_var._heckardii - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 08:36 ET b
Lepidium latipes var. heckardii
common nameHeckard's pepper-grass
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life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G4T1      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (10):
Arena (422C) 3712036, Florin (496B) 3812144, Clarksburg (497A) 3812145, Saxon (497B) 3812146, Liberty Island (497C) 3812136, Dozier (498D) 3812137, Grays Bend (513B) 3812166, Davis (513C) 3812156, Zamora (530C) 3812178, Logandale (562B) 3912242
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Glenn (GLE), Merced (MER), Sacramento (SAC), Solano (SOL), Yolo (YOL)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Valley and foothill grassland (VFGrs)(alkaline flats)
blooming period Mar-May  
elevation range2 - 200 meters
Many plants from the Woodland area (YOL Co.) are intermediate with L. latipes var. latipes; needs further study. A synonym of L. latipes in TJM 2. See Harvard Papers in Botany 4:47 (1993) for original description.
full nameLepidium latipes Hook. var. heckardii Roll.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  LELAH2 Element Code  PDBRA1M0K1
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Wed, Dec. 1, 2021 from

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