Taxon  Report   141 
Agrostis densiflora  Vasey
California bent grass,  California bentgrass, Point reyes bent grass
Agrostis densiflora
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Agrostis densiflora
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Agrostis densiflora
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Agrostis densiflora, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Agrostis densiflora
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Agrostis glomerata
ICPN + PLANTS: Agrostis californica
ICPN: Agrostis clivicola var. punta-reyesensis
ICPN: Agrostis clivicola
ICPN: Agrostis clivicola var. clivicola
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 21, 2018).

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