Taxon  Report   2894 
Ehrharta calycina  Smith
Perennial veldt grass,  Perennial veldtgrass

Ehrharta calycina
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Ehrharta calycina
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Ehrharta calycina
© 2005 Adonis (Don) Tate
Ehrharta calycina, a monocot, is a perennial grass 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 high   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Ehrharta calycina
© 2013 Dale Ritenour
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Ehrharta
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 29, 2015).

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