Taxon  Report   2931 
Elymus elymoides  (Raf.) Swezey
Bottlebrush,  Bottlebrush Squirreltail, Squirrel tail grass, squirreltail
Elymus elymoides, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Elymus elymoides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Elymus elymoides
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Elymus elymoides
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities)
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Elymus elymoides ssp. hordeoides
Elymus elymoides var. brevifolius
Elymus elymoides var. californicus
Elymus elymoides var. elymoides
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Sitanion hystrix
 Information about  Elymus elymoides  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ELEL5)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2014).

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