Taxon  Report   159 
Agrostis variabilis  Rydb.
Mountain bentgrass,  Mountain redtop

Agrostis variabilis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Agrostis variabilis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Agrostis variabilis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Agrostis variabilis, 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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Agrostis variabilis
© 2002 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Agrostis rossiae
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Agrostis rossiae
 More information about  Agrostis variabilis
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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: Nov 28, 2015).

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