Taxon  Report   9963 
Festuca rubra  L.  ssp. rubra 
Red fescue
Festuca rubra ssp. rubra, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Parent Record Festuca rubra.
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Festuca prolifera var. lasiolepis
PLANTS: Festuca prolifera
PLANTS: Festuca rubra ssp. arctica
PLANTS: Festuca rubra ssp. juncea
PLANTS: Festuca rubra ssp. vulgaris
PLANTS: Festuca rubra var. juncea
PLANTS: Festuca rubra var. prolifera
 More information about  Festuca rubra ssp. rubra
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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