Taxon  Report   12170 
Achnatherum eminens  (Cav.) Barkworth  (not an active name)
Southwestern needlegrass
Achnatherum eminens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Achnatherum
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
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PLANTS: Stipa eminens
NOTE: Achnatherum eminens is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Achnatherum eminens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Aug 30, 2016).

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