Taxon  Report   1096 
Blepharidachne kingii  (S. Watson) Hackel
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.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Blepharidachne kingii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Blepharidachne
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2017).

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