Taxon  Report   1194 
Bromus briziformis  Fischer & C. Meyer
Rattlesnake brome,  Rattlesnake chess
Bromus briziformis
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Bromus briziformis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bromus briziformis, 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 briziformis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Bromus brizaeformis
More information about  Bromus briziformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 23, 2018).

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