Taxon  Report   9961 
Festuca rubra  L.  ssp. arenaria  (Osbeck) F. Aresch.
red fescue
Festuca rubra ssp. arenaria, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Parent Record Festuca rubra.
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PLANTS: Festuca arenaria
PLANTS: Festuca rubra var. arenaria
PLANTS: Festuca rubra var. lanuginosa
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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