Taxon  Report   6689 
Poa pratensis  L.  ssp. pratensis 
Kentucky Bluegrass, Kentucky blue grass
Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis, 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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Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Parent Record Poa pratensis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Poa agassizensis
PLANTS: Poa angustifolia
PLANTS: Poa pratensis ssp. agassizensis
PLANTS: Poa pratensis ssp. angustifolia
PLANTS: Poa pratensis var. angustifolia
PLANTS: Poa pratensis var. domestica
PLANTS: Poa pratensis var. gelida
PLANTS: Poa pratensis var. iantha
 Information about  Poa pratensis ssp. pratensis  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (POPRP2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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

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 15, 2014).

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