New York Metropolitan Flora

Lepidium heterophyllum Benth. - Purpleanther Field Pepperweed

Excluded species

Non-native

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/31/2012

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Common Names

Purpleanther Field Pepperweed

General Discussion

This European species has been reported naturalizing from unspecified localities in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York, and may eventually be found in our area; but no specimens have yet been seen.