Taxon  Report   10746 
Spartina alterniflora Lois. × Spartina foliosa Trin.
hybrid smooth cord grass
Spartina alterniflora × Spartina foliosa, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high - ALERT   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Bloom Period
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Spartina
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
 
 Information about  Spartina alterniflora × Spartina foliosa  from other sources:
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2015).

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