Taxon  Report   9292 
Brachypodium sylvaticum  (Huds.) Beauv.
Slender false brome
Brachypodium sylvaticum
© 2014 Scot Loring
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Brachypodium sylvaticum
© 2014 Scot Loring
Brachypodium sylvaticum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Brachypodium sylvaticum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate - ALERT   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Brachypodium sylvaticum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Brachypodium
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Festuca sylvatica
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 11, 2016).

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