Taxon  Report   156 
Agrostis stolonifera  L.
Creeping Bent,  Redtop, creeping bentgrass
Agrostis stolonifera , 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 stolonifera
© 2008 Keir Morse
Agrostis stolonifera
© 2005 Steve Matson
Agrostis stolonifera
© 2009 Barry Rice
Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Add an Observation of  Agrostis stolonifera
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Agrostis alba var. stolonifera
PLANTS: Agrostis maritima
PLANTS: Agrostis palustris
PLANTS: Agrostis stolonifera var. compacta
PLANTS: Agrostis stolonifera var. palustris
TJM2 + PLANTS: Agrostis alba var. palustris
 Information about  Agrostis stolonifera  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (AGST2)

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)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 17, 2014).

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