Taxon  Report   11636 
Elymus condensatus  J. Presl
Giant wild rye

Elymus condensatus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Elymus condensatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Elymus condensatus
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Elymus condensatus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Elymus condensatus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Leymus condensatus
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TJM2: Leymus condensatus
 Information about  Elymus condensatus  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 05, 2015).

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