Calflora
Taxon  Report   2936 
Elymus glaucus  Buckley
Blue wildrye
Elymus glaucus
© 2009 Keir Morse
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Elymus glaucus
© 2006 Laura Ann Eliassen
Elymus glaucus
© 2005 Brianna M. Richardson
Elymus glaucus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Elymus glaucus
© 2009 Keir Morse
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Elymus angustifolius
More information about  Elymus glaucus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

California's Coastal Prairies:  Grasses. Sonoma State University

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELGL)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 20, 2018).

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