Calflora
Taxon  Report   8142    
Trisetum flavescens  (L.) P. Beauv.
Yellow oatgrass
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Trisetum flavescens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Trisetum
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Avena flavescens
More information about  Trisetum flavescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRFL5)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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