Taxon  Report   5403 
Melica subulata  (Gris.) Scribner
Alaska Melic,  Alaska onion grass, Alaska oniongrass
Melica subulata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Melica subulata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Melica subulata
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Melica subulata
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Communities:
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Melica subulata  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MESU)

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

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Melica subulata
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2015).

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