Taxon  Report   4788 
Leymus condensatus  (C. Presl) A. Love  (not an active name; please see Elymus condensatus)
Giant rye grass,  Giant wild rye, Giant wildrye

Leymus condensatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Leymus condensatus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and 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
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Elymus condensatus
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aneurolepidium condensatum
 NOTE: Leymus condensatus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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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 27, 2015).

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