Taxon  Report   10107 
Melica californica  Scribn.  var. californica 
California melicgrass
Melica californica var. californica , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Communities: Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
Parent Record Melica californica.
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 Information about  Melica californica var. californica  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MECAC)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

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: Sep 23, 2014).

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