Taxon  Report   3577 
Festuca brachyphylla  Schultes & Schultes f.  ssp. breviculmis  S. Fredricksen
short leaved fescue
Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Parent Record Festuca brachyphylla.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Festuca brachyphylla ssp. coloradensis
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XWALK: Festuca ovina var. brachyphylla
 Information about  Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / 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 (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Mar 28, 2015).

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