Taxon  Report   11433 
Bromus catharticus  Vahl  var. catharticus 
Rescue grass
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Bromus catharticus var. catharticus, a monocot, is an annual or perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Parent Record Bromus catharticus
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Accepted by JEF
More information about  Bromus catharticus var. catharticus
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: Jul 20, 2018).

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