Calflora
Taxon  Report   8040    
Tridens muticus  (Torr.) Nash
Slim tridens
Tridens muticus
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Tridens muticus
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Tridens muticus
© 2016 Keir Morse
Tridens muticus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tridens muticus
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Tridens
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Tridens muticus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRMU)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 13, 2018).

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