Taxon  Report   6700 
Poa wheeleri  Vasey
Hooker's bluegrass,  Wheeler's blue grass, Wheeler's bluegrass
Poa wheeleri
© 2010 Steve Matson
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Poa wheeleri
© 2010 Steve Matson
Poa wheeleri
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Poa wheeleri, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Poa wheeleri
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Poa nervosa var. wheeleri
TJM2: Poa nervosa
More information about  Poa wheeleri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2018).

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