Calflora
Taxon  Report   8699 
Spartina anglica  C.E. Hubb.
Common cordgrass
Spartina anglica, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.
Invasive. Cal-IPC classifies the impact of this plant on native ecosystems as moderate. Plant Profile / CalWeedMapper

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Spartina
Community:
Coastal Salt Marsh
Habitat: salt-marsh
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

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

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAN5)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2017).

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