Taxon  Report   1244 
Calamagrostis purpurascens  R. Br.
purple reedgrass
Calamagrostis purpurascens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Calamagrostis purpurascens
© 2004 Steve Matson
Calamagrostis purpurascens
© 2004 Steve Matson
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Calamagrostis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Calamagrostis purpurascens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPU)

Nursery availability on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 03, 2015).

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