Taxon  Report   9100 
Elymus lanceolatus  (Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Gould
Thickspike wheatgrass
Elymus lanceolatus
© 2007 Steve Matson
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Elymus lanceolatus
© 2007 Steve Matson
Elymus lanceolatus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Elymus lanceolatus
© 2007 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Elymus lanceolatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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