Taxon  Report   11687 
Festuca bromoides  L.
Brome fescue
Festuca bromoides
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
CalPhotos
Festuca bromoides
© 2012 Robert Steers/NPS
Festuca bromoides
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
Festuca bromoides, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Festuca bromoides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Festuca dertonensis
TJM2: Vulpia bromoides
More information about  Festuca bromoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (VUBR)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 08, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.