Calflora
Taxon  Report   8699    
Spartina anglica  C. E. Hubb.
Common cordgrass
Spartina anglica
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Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Spartina anglica, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Spartina anglica
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Spartina
Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh

Habitat: salt-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sporobolus anglicus
More information about  Spartina anglica
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAN5)

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 18, 2018).

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