Taxon  Report   4788 
Leymus condensatus  (J. Presl) Á. Löve  (not an active name)
Giant rye grass,  Giant wild rye, Giant wildrye
Leymus condensatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
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Leymus condensatus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Leymus condensatus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leymus
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Elymus condensatus
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aneurolepidium condensatum
PLANTS: Elymus condensatus
NOTE: Leymus condensatus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 18, 2018).

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