Taxon  Report   1165 
Briza maxima  L.
Rattlesnake grass, big quaking grass, big quakinggrass
Briza maxima, a monocot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Briza maxima
© Virginia Moore 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Briza maxima
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Briza
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Briza maxima  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (BRMA)

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2014).

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