Taxon  Report   11598 
Digitaria californica  (Benth.) Henrard  var. californica 
Arizona cottontop
Digitaria californica var. californica
© 2012 Keir Morse
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Digitaria californica var. californica, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Digitaria californica var. californica
© 2012 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Digitaria
Parent Record Digitaria californica
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Trichachne californica
CNPS: Digitaria californica
More information about  Digitaria californica var. californica
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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