Calflora
Taxon  Report   1138    
Brachypodium phoenicoides  (L.) Roem. & Schult.
Perennial false brome
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Brachypodium phoenicoides, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Brachypodium
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Brachypodium mucronatum
More information about  Brachypodium phoenicoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRPH3)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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