Taxon  Report   2930 
Elymus canadensis  L.
Canada wild rye,  Canada wildrye
Elymus canadensis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Elymus canadensis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Elymus canadensis
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Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
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Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Elymus brachystachys
PLANTS: Elymus canadensis var. brachystachys
PLANTS: Elymus canadensis var. hirsutus
PLANTS: Elymus canadensis var. robustus
PLANTS: Elymus crescendus
PLANTS: Elymus philadelphicus var. hirsutus
PLANTS: Elymus philadelphicus
PLANTS: Elymus robustus
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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: Mar 30, 2015).

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