Taxon  Report   9740 
Bromus berteroanus  Colla
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Bromus berteroanus
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Bromus berteroanus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Bromus berteroanus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Bromus berteroanus, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Bromus berteroanus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
(many plant communities)
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Bromus berterianus
PLANTS: Bromus trinii var. excelsus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Bromus trinii
PLANTS: Trisetobromus hirtus
TJM2: Bromus trinii var. trinii
More information about  Bromus berteroanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Jan 21, 2018).

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