Taxon  Report   1096 
Blepharidachne kingii  (S. Watson) Hack.
King's eyelash grass,  King's eyelashgrass
Blepharidachne kingii
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
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Blepharidachne kingii
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Blepharidachne kingii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Blepharidachne kingii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Blepharidachne kingii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Blepharidachne
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 25, 2018).

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