Taxon  Report   76 
Achnatherum occidentale  (Thurber) Barkworth  ssp. californicum  (Merr. & Burtt Davy) Barkworth   (not an active name; please see Stipa occidentalis var. californica)
California needlegrass,  California stipa
Achnatherum occidentale ssp. californicum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Achnatherum occidentale ssp. californicum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Achnatherum occidentale ssp. californicum
© 2008 Steve Matson
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Achnatherum
Parent Record Achnatherum occidentale.
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Stipa occidentalis var. californica
 
 NOTE: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. californicum is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Achnatherum occidentale ssp. californicum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ACOCC)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2014).

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