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Achnatherum occidentale  (Thurber) Barkworth   (not an active name)
Western stipa,  western needlegrass
Achnatherum occidentale , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Achnatherum occidentale
© 2002 Steve Matson
Achnatherum occidentale
© 2006 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Achnatherum
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Stipa occidentalis
 
 NOTE: Achnatherum occidentale is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Achnatherum occidentale  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ACOC3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2014).

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