Taxon  Report   6683 
Poa palustris  L.
Fowl Bluegrass,  fowl blue grass
Poa palustris, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Poa palustris
© 2008 Keir Morse
Poa palustris
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Poa crocata
PLANTS: Poa eyerdamii
PLANTS: Poa triflora
 Information about  Poa palustris  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POPA2)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2014).

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