Taxon  Report   2603 
Dactylis glomerata  L.
Orchardgrass,  orchard grass
Dactylis glomerata , 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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Dactylis glomerata
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Dactylis glomerata
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Dactylis glomerata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Dactylis
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Dactylis glomerata  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (DAGL)

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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 20, 2014).

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