Taxon  Report   6692 
Poa secunda  J.S. Presl
Pine Bluegrass,  Sandberg bluegrass, one sided blue grass
Poa secunda, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and NAM/WW.

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Poa secunda
© 2006 Tom Annese
Poa secunda
© 2008 Keir Morse
Poa secunda
© 2009 Keir Morse
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia
Poa secunda ssp. secunda
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Festuca oregona
PLANTS: Poa juncifolia
PLANTS: Poa laevigata
PLANTS: Poa nevadensis var. juncifolia
PLANTS: Poa nevadensis
PLANTS: Poa orcuttiana
PLANTS: Poa sandbergii
PLANTS: Poa scabrella
PLANTS: Poa secunda var. elongata
PLANTS: Poa secunda var. incurva
PLANTS: Poa secunda var. stenophylla
PLANTS: Poa juncifolia var. juncifolia
PLANTS: Poa juncifolia var. ampla
PLANTS: Poa ampla
PLANTS: Poa brachyglossa
PLANTS: Poa buckleyana
PLANTS: Poa canbyi
PLANTS: Poa confusa
PLANTS: Poa englishii
PLANTS: Poa gracillima var. multnomae
PLANTS: Poa gracillima
PLANTS: Poa incurva
PLANTS: Poa juncifolia ssp. porteri
PLANTS: Poa stenantha var. sandbergii
 Information about  Poa secunda  from other sources:

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

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Poa secunda
© 2007 Carol W. Witham

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:   (Accessed: Aug 28, 2015).

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