Taxon  Report   1021 
Avena sterilis  L.
Animated oat,  Sterile oats
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Avena sterilis, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Avena sterilis is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Avena
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Avena sterilis
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (AVST)

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)


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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 03, 2016).

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