Taxon  Report   3581 
Festuca idahoensis  Elmer
Blue Fescue,  Blue bunchgrass, Idaho fescue
Festuca idahoensis, 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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Festuca idahoensis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Festuca idahoensis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Festuca idahoensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Festuca idahoensis ssp. roemeri
TJM2: Festuca roemeri var. klamathensis
TJM2: Festuca roemeri
 Information about  Festuca idahoensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (FEID)

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)

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 02, 2014).

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