Taxon  Report   732 
Arundo donax  L.
giant reed
Arundo donax , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Arundo donax
© 2008 John Dittes
Arundo donax
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Arundo donax
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Arundo
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Arundo donax var. versicolor
PLANTS: Arundo versicolor
 Information about  Arundo donax  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ARDO4)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

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: Oct 24, 2014).

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