Taxon  Report   12057 
Stipa mauritanica  (Poir.) Columbus & J.P. Sm.
Mauritanian grass
Stipa mauritanica, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Ampelodesmos mauritanicus
Other Names:
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TJM2: Ampelodesmos mauritanica
TJM2: Ampelodesmos mauritanicus
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website references on Google

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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