Taxon  Report   11640 
Elymus hispidus  (Opiz) Melderis
Intermediate wheatgrass
Elymus hispidus
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Elymus hispidus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Elymus hispidus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Elymus hispidus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Thinopyrum intermedium
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Agropyron intermedium
ICPN: Agropyron trichophorum
ICPN: Elytrigia intermedia ssp. intermedia
ICPN: Elytrigia intermedia var. intermedia
ICPN: Thinopyrum intermedium ssp. barbulatum
ICPN: Thinopyrum intermedium
ICPN: Elytrigia intermedia ssp. barbulata
ICPN: Elytrigia intermedia
More information about  Elymus hispidus
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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website references from Google

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: Sep 18, 2018).

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