Taxon  Report   9008 
Agropyron cristatum  (L.) Gaertn.
Crested wheatgrass
Agropyron cristatum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
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Agropyron cristatum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Agropyron cristatum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Agropyron cristatum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Agropyron cristatum
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agropyron
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More information about  Agropyron cristatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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:   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2017).

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