Taxon  Report   4223 
Hordeum jubatum  L.
Fox tail barley,  Foxtail barley, Squirreltail barley
Hordeum jubatum
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Hordeum jubatum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Hordeum jubatum
© 2002 Steve Matson
Hordeum jubatum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Hordeum jubatum
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hordeum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Hordeum jubatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (HOJU)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 05, 2016).

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