Calflora
Taxon  Report   11645 
Elymus salina  M. E. Jones
Salina pass wild rye
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Elymus salina, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Community:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Leymus salina ssp. mojavensis
ICPN + CNPS: Leymus salinus ssp. mojavensis
ICPN: Leymus salina
More information about  Elymus salina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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