Taxon  Report   136 
Agropyron fragile  Roth  (not an active name)
Crested wheatgrass
Agropyron fragile, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agropyron
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
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PLANTS: Agropyron cristatum ssp. fragile
PLANTS: Agropyron cristatum var. fragile
PLANTS: Agropyron fragile ssp. mongolicum
PLANTS: Agropyron fragile var. sibiricum
PLANTS: Agropyron mongolicum
PLANTS: Agropyron sibiricum
NOTE: Agropyron fragile is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Agropyron fragile
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2017).

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