Taxon  Report   6669 
Poa douglasii  Nees
Douglas bluegrass,  Douglas' bluegrass, Maritime bluegrass, Sand dune blue grass
Poa douglasii
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Poa douglasii
© 2006 Tom Annese
Poa douglasii
© 2008 Tom Annese
Poa douglasii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Poa douglasii
© 2006 Tom Annese
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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