Taxon  Report   3580 
Festuca elmeri  Scribner & Merr.
Elmer fescue,  coast fescue
Festuca elmeri, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Festuca elmeri
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Festuca elmeri
© 2008 Steve Matson
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Festuca elmeri var. conferta
TJM2 + PLANTS: Festuca elmeri ssp. luxurians
TJM2: Festuca howellii
 Information about  Festuca elmeri  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (FEEL2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2014).

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