Taxon  Report   12061 
Stipa occidentalis  S. Watson
Western needlegrass
Stipa occidentalis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Stipa occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Stipa occidentalis
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Stipa occidentalis var. californica
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale
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TJM2: Achnatherum occidentalis
TJM2: Achnatherum occidentale
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2015).

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