Taxon  Report   11642 
Elymus pacificus  Gould
Pacific wild rye
Elymus pacificus
© 2006 Tom Annese
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Elymus pacificus
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Elymus pacificus
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Elymus pacificus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Elymus pacificus
© 2006 Tom Annese
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Leymus pacificus
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Leymus pacificus
More information about  Elymus pacificus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Oct 19, 2017).

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