Taxon  Report   138 
Agrostis avenacea  Gmelin
Pacific bentgrass
Agrostis avenacea, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Agrostis avenacea
© 2001 Joe DiTomaso
Agrostis avenacea
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Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Agrostis retrofracta
TJM2: Agrostis filiformis
TJM2: Lachnagrostis filiformis
 Information about  Agrostis avenacea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (AGAV)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2014).

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