Taxon  Report   1191 
Bromus arenarius  Labill.
Australian brome,  Australian chess
Bromus arenarius
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Bromus arenarius
© 2013 Robert Steers
Bromus arenarius
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bromus arenarius, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Bromus arenarius
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
(many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Bromus arenarius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Feb 20, 2018).

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