Taxon  Report   395 
Anthoxanthum odoratum  L.
sweet vernal grass,  sweet vernalgrass
Anthoxanthum odoratum, a monocot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Anthoxanthum odoratum
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Anthoxanthum odoratum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Community:
escaped cultivar
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Anthoxanthum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Anthoxanthum odoratum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ANOD)

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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)

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: Dec 22, 2014).

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