Calflora
Taxon  Report   11643 
Elymus ponticus 
Tall wheat grass
Elymus ponticus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Elymus ponticus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Elymus ponticus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Elymus ponticus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Elymus elongatus var. ponticus
ICPN: Elytrigia elongata
ICPN: Elytrigia pontica
ICPN: Thinopyrum ponticum
ICPN: Elytrigia pontica ssp. pontica
More information about  Elymus ponticus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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