Calflora
Taxon  Report   256    
Alopecurus aequalis  Sobol.
Short awned foxtail,  Sonoma alopecurus, Water foxtail
Alopecurus aequalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Alopecurus aequalis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Alopecurus aequalis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Alopecurus aequalis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Alopecurus aequalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Alopecurus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: riparian, freshwater-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Alopecurus aequalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALAE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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