Taxon  Report   3029 
Eragrostis cilianensis  (All.) Janchen
Eragrostis cilianensis
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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Eragrostis cilianensis
© 2004 Laura Ann Eliassen
Eragrostis cilianensis
© 2012 Keir Morse
Eragrostis cilianensis, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Eragrostis cilianensis
© 2012 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Eragrostis
escaped cultivar
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Eragrostis major
PLANTS: Poa cilianensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Eragrostis megastachya
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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 24, 2018).

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