Taxon  Report   1239 
Calamagrostis foliosa  Kearney
leafy reed grass,  leafy reedgrass
Calamagrostis foliosa, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).
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It is listed by the State of California as Rare .
 

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Calamagrostis foliosa
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Calamagrostis foliosa
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Communities:
North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Calamagrostis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Calamagrostis sylvatica var. longifolia
 Information about  Calamagrostis foliosa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAFO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2014).

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