Taxon  Report   11254 
Stipa divaricata  Columbus & J.P. Sm.
Small-flowered rice grass
Stipa divaricata, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Stipa divaricata
© 2011 Steve Matson
Stipa divaricata
© © 2011 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Piptatheropsis micrantha
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Oryzopsis micrantha
TJM2: Piptatherum micranthum
 Information about  Stipa divaricata  from other sources:
Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2015).

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