Calflora
Taxon  Report   1206    
Bromus laevipes  Shear
Chinook brome,  Narrow flowered brome, Woodland brome
Bromus laevipes
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Bromus laevipes
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Bromus laevipes
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Bromus laevipes, a monocot, is an annual or perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Bromus laevipes
© 2012 Jake Ruygt
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Serpentine affinity: 1.7; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Bromus laevipes
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRLA3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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