Taxon  Report   1996 
Chloris gayana  Kunth
Rhodes grass
Chloris gayana
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Chloris gayana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Chloris gayana, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Chloris gayana
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Chloris
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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: Mar 16, 2018).

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