Taxon  Report   5394 
Melica frutescens  Scribner
Heligrass,  tall melica, woody melicgrass
Melica frutescens , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Melica frutescens
© 2011 Shannon Henke
Melica frutescens
© 2011 Shannon Henke
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Melica frutescens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEFR)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2014).

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