Taxon  Report   77 
Achnatherum occidentale  (Thurber) Barkworth  ssp. occidentale 
western needlegrass
Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
 

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Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Achnatherum
Parent Record Achnatherum occidentale.
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
 
 NOTE: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACOCO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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