Taxon  Report   4719 
Leptochloa fascicularis  (Lam.) A. Gray  (not an active name; please see Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis)

Leptochloa fascicularis
© 2007 Tom Cochrane
Leptochloa fascicularis, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Leptochloa fascicularis
© 2007 Tom Cochrane
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leptochloa
Valley Grassland, Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS accepted name: Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
 NOTE: Leptochloa fascicularis is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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