Calflora
Taxon  Report   11438 
Bromus polyanthus  Scribn. ex Shear
Great basin brome, colorado brome
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Bromus polyanthus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Bromus polyanthus var. paniculatus
ICPN: Bromus polyanthus var. polyanthus
More information about  Bromus polyanthus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRPO)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 18, 2018).

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