Calflora
Taxon  Report   11439    
Bromus porteri  (J. M. Coult.) Nash
Nodding brome
Bromus porteri
© 2015 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Bromus porteri
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Bromus porteri
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Bromus porteri, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Bromus porteri
© 2015 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Bromopsis porteri
ICPN + PLANTS: Bromus anomalus
More information about  Bromus porteri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (BRPO2)

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

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