Taxon  Report   4947 
Lolium rigidum  Gaudin
Rigid italian rye grass,  Wimmera ryegrass
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Lolium rigidum, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Lolium
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Festuca rigida
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PLANTS: Lolium loliaceum
PLANTS: Lolium perenne ssp. rigidum
PLANTS: Lolium rigidum ssp. lepturoides
PLANTS: Lolium strictum
PLANTS: Lolium subulatum
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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: Apr 25, 2018).

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