Taxon  Report   12050 
Stipa kingii  Bol.
King's ricegrass
Stipa kingii
© 2009 Steve Matson
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Stipa kingii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Stipa kingii
© 2009 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Oryzopsis kingii
TJM2: Ptilagrostis kingii
More information about  Stipa kingii
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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 27, 2016).

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