Taxon  Report   12071 
Stipa thurberiana  Piper
Thurber's needle grass
Stipa thurberiana
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Stipa thurberiana, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Stipa thurberiana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Communities:
Northern Juniper Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Achnatherum thurberianum
More information about  Stipa thurberiana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACTH7)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2016).

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