Calflora
Taxon  Report   11588 
Danthonia decumbens  (L.) DC.
Mountain heath grass
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Danthonia decumbens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Danthonia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Festuca decumbens
ICPN + PLANTS: Sieglingia decumbens
More information about  Danthonia decumbens
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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