Calflora
Taxon  Report   10147    
Nassella viridula  (Trin.) Barkworth
Green needlegrass
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Nassella viridula, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Nassella
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Stipa viridula
More information about  Nassella viridula
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (NAVI4)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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