Taxon  Report   9742 
Bromus hordeaceus  L.  ssp. hordeaceus 
soft brome
Bromus hordeaceus ssp. hordeaceus, 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).


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Bromus hordeaceus ssp. hordeaceus
© 2006 Brent Miller
Bromus hordeaceus ssp. hordeaceus
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Parent Record Bromus hordeaceus.
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PLANTS: Bromus mollis
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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:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2014).

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