Taxon  Report   9957 
Festuca arvernensis  Auquier, Kerguélen & Markgr.-Dannenb.
Field fescue
Festuca arvernensis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
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PLANTS: Festuca glauca
PLANTS: Festuca ovina var. glauca
More information about  Festuca arvernensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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USDA PLANTS Profile (FEAR4)

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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: Jun 26, 2016).

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