Taxon  Report   1208 
Bromus madritensis  L.  ssp. madritensis 
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Bromus madritensis ssp. madritensis
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Bromus madritensis ssp. madritensis
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Bromus madritensis ssp. madritensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bromus madritensis ssp. madritensis, 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 madritensis ssp. madritensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Parent Record Bromus madritensis
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Bromus madritensis
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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: Feb 23, 2018).

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