Taxon  Report   168 
Alisma gramineum  Lej.
Grass leaf water plantain,  Grasslike waterplantain
Alisma gramineum
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Alisma gramineum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Alisma gramineum
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Genus: Alisma
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Alisma gramineum var. angustissimum
PLANTS: Alisma gramineum var. geyeri
PLANTS: Alisma gramineum var. graminifolium
PLANTS: Alisma gramineum var. wahlenbergii
PLANTS: Alisma lanceolatum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Alisma geyeri
More information about  Alisma gramineum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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