Taxon  Report   154 
Agrostis scabra  Willd.
rough bentgrass,  ticklegrass
Agrostis scabra, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Agrostis scabra
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Agrostis scabra
© 2005 Steve Matson
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Agrostis hyemalis
PLANTS: Agrostis geminata
PLANTS: Agrostis hyemalis var. geminata
PLANTS: Agrostis hyemalis var. scabra
PLANTS: Agrostis hyemalis var. tenuis
PLANTS: Agrostis scabra ssp. septentrionalis
PLANTS: Agrostis scabra var. septentrionalis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Agrostis scabra var. geminata
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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:   (Accessed: Mar 27, 2015).

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