Taxon  Report   6416 
Phalaris aquatica  L.
Harding grass, bulbous canarygrass
Phalaris aquatica, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate (plant profile).

 

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Bloom Period
Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Phalaris
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Phalaris tuberosa var. hirtiglumis
TJM2: Phalaris bulbosa
TJM2: Phalaris commutata
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phalaris stenoptera
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phalaris tuberosa var. stenoptera
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phalaris tuberosa
 Information about  Phalaris aquatica  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHAQ)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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