Taxon  Report   12046 
Stipa comata  Trin. & Rupr.  var. intermedia  Scribn. & Tweedy
Intermediate needle & thread grass
Stipa comata var. intermedia, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent Record Stipa comata.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Hesperostipa comata ssp. intermedia
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TJM2: Hesperostipa comata ssp. intermedia
 Information about  Stipa comata var. intermedia  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 26, 2015).

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