Taxon  Report   2943 
Elymus sierrae  Gould
Sierra wildrye
Elymus sierrae
© 2007 Steve Matson
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Elymus sierrae
© 2007 Steve Matson
Elymus sierrae, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Elymus sierrae
© 2007 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: slopes
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS spelling variant of Elymus sierrus
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Agropyron pringlei
TJM2: Elymus sierrus
More information about  Elymus sierrae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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