Taxon  Report   1137 
Brachypodium distachyon  (L.) Beauv.
False brome, purple false brome
Brachypodium distachyon, a monocot, is an annual or perennial herb 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 moderate (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Brachypodium distachyon
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Brachypodium distachyon
© 2000 Joe DiTomaso
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Brachypodium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Bromus distachyos
PLANTS: Trachynia distachya
 Information about  Brachypodium distachyon  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (BRDI2)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on 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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 01, 2014).

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