Taxon  Report   1999 
Chloris truncata  R. Br.
Australian fingergrass,  Truncate finger grass
Chloris truncata
© 2001 CDFA
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Chloris truncata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Chloris truncata
© 2001 CDFA
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Chloris
agricultural weed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
More information about  Chloris truncata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2018).

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