Calflora
Taxon  Report   1205 
Bromus japonicus  Murr.
Downy sheathed cheat,  Hairy chess, Japanese brome, Japanese chess
Bromus japonicus
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Bromus japonicus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bromus japonicus, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
Invasive rank: limited.   Cal-IPC Plant Profile / CalWeedMapper

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Bromus japonicus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Bromus arvensis
 
More information about  Bromus japonicus
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRAR5)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2017).

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