Taxon  Report   5396 
Melica geyeri  Bolander
Geyer's onion grass, Geyer's oniongrass
Melica geyeri, 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 geyeri
© 2008 Keir Morse
Melica geyeri
© 2008 Keir Morse
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.2 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
Subspecies and Varieties:
Melica geyeri var. geyeri
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Melica geyeri var. aristulata
 Information about  Melica geyeri  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MEGE)

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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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: Aug 02, 2014).

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