Taxon  Report   2706 
Desmazeria rigida  (L.) Tutin
Ferngrass,  Hard bluegrass
Desmazeria rigida
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Desmazeria rigida
© 2008 Steve Matson
Desmazeria rigida, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Desmazeria rigida
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Desmazeria
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Catapodium rigidum
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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