Calflora
Taxon  Report   3588    
Festuca subulata  Trin.
Bearded fescue,  Nodding fescue
Festuca subulata
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Festuca subulata
© 2008 Steve Matson
Festuca subulata
© 2014 Molly Ferrell
Festuca subulata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Festuca subulata
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Communities: Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Festuca subulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (FESU)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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