Calflora
Taxon  Report   10247    
Poa fendleriana  (Steud.) Vasey
Muttongrass
Poa fendleriana
© 2006 Trent M. Draper
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Poa fendleriana
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
Poa fendleriana
© 2010 James M. Andre
Poa fendleriana, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Poa fendleriana
© 2007 Trent M. Draper
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Eragrostis fendleriana
More information about  Poa fendleriana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (POFE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 17, 2018).

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